Bobby Warren was elected as the 19th Mayor of the City of Jersey Village, Texas in May 2021 with over 74% of the votes cast – the largest number of votes received by a mayoral candidate in the city’s history. He previously served four years as a member of the Jersey Village City Council, including two years as Mayor Pro Tem.
Bobby is a fifth-generation Texan born and raised on the north side of Houston, Texas. Bobby graduated from Nimitz High School in the Aldine Independent School District. During that time, he was a member of Boy Scouts of America Troop 249 and went on to earn the organization’s highest rank as an Eagle Scout. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of St. Thomas and a Doctorate of Jurisprudence from the University of Houston Law Center.
Bobby has been licensed to practice law in Texas since 2005 and has owned small law firms assisting individuals and small business owners with a variety of legal issues. Today, Bobby works as a compliance manager for a large international oil and gas company in Houston.
In 2010, Bobby married his college debate partner, Taryn, and moved to Jersey Village in 2014. They were drawn by the small town feel of the community, as well as the outstanding reputation of the police and fire departments.
Since moving to Jersey Village, Bobby has become involved in the local community by continuing his work with the Boy Scouts of America. Bobby is also a Third Degree Knight with the Knights of Columbus.
Bobby and Taryn are parishioners at St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Community on West Road and they enjoy spending time at home with their Labradane (that’s a mix of Labrador Retriever and Great Dane), Titus and their two cats, Pancho and Lefty. In addition to community activities in and around Jersey Village, Bobby previously served as a committeeman with the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo from 2009 until 2017. He also served as the Vice Chairman of the Camping Committee for the Sam Houston Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America from 2010 until 2014.