MAYOR PRO-TEM- SUSAN BATHE
COUNCILPERSON - RHONDA MEEKS
COUNCILPERSON - WILLIAM MARTH
COUNCILPERSON - DAVID MOHR
Wade Eilers was born in Houston, Texas. However, his ancestory line dates back to Carmine in the mid 1800s. Wade was sworn into the Carmine City Council in 2001. He has served in the US Air Force Reserves, and worked as an Electrical Designer for the oil and gas field. Him and his wife Nancy Eilers settled in Carmine in 1985. Together they share 2 children, and 4 grandchildren.
Susan Bathe was born Brenham and raised in Carmine. Leaving the area following high school graduation, she lived in various cities in Texas, returning to Carmine in 1994. She is employed in the banking industry and active in various community clubs and organizatins including but not limited to being the Secretary for Carmine's Economic Development Committee. She has previously served on Council from 2000 - 2012, and returned in 2015.
David Mohr was born in Pasadena, Texas. He moved to Carmine in 1982. He attended Blinn College where he received an Associates of Arts Degree and worked in the oil field at the family business until 1985 when he entered into full time criminal justice. He has worked for several police departments in surrounding areas and has been a volunteer with the Carmine Volunteer Fire Department since 1983. He is also a volunteer instructor for Texas Parks and Wildlife in their education section where he teaches classes for state certification. He has taught at Lexington High School where he is the Criminal Justice elective teacher. He is married to Jennifer Mohr. And he has personal business of custom rod making, reel repair, and fishing guide.
RHONDA WAS BORN AND RAISED IN HOUSTON, TEXAS. IN 1977, AT THE AGE OF 16 HER PARENTS DECIDED IT WAS TIME TO MOVE THE FAMILY OF 5 OUT OF THE BIG CITY, AND TO THE COUNTRY. THEY MOVED TO NEW ULM, TX. RHONDA BEGAN HER JUNIOR YEAR OF HIGHSCHOOL AT COLUMBUS HIGH SCHOOL. SHE GRADUATED AND STARTED HER FAMILY IN NEW ULM, WHERE SHE STAYED FOR 25 YEARS. IN 2004 SHE BOUGHT A HOUSE IN CARMINE. RHONDA AND HER SON SETTLED IN RATHER QUICKLY, AND LOVE THE COMMUNITY AND PEOPLE OF CARMINE.
WILLIAM GOES BY THE NICKNAME "SUNNY". SUNNY WAS BORN AND RAISED IN THE CITY OF CARMINE. HE GRADUATED FROM R.T.C IN 1951. HE SERVED IS THE U.S. ARMY DURING THE KOREAN CONFLICT. AFTER HE WAS DISCHARGED, HE WENT TO WORK AT CAMERON IRON WORKS, IN HOUSTON TEXAS. WHILE THERE, HE ATTENDED SCHOOL TO BECOME A MACHINIST. SUNNY MARRIED HIS WIFE, DOROTHY IN 1958. THEY SHARE A SON AND A DAUGHTER. AFTER RETIREMENT, IN 199 HEY MOVED BACK TO CARMINE.