Tamera J. Bounds was elected to the Mansfield City Council, Place 2, in 2020. She previously served as a member of the Planning & Zoning Commission and was the co-chair of the Construction Codes Board of Adjustments and Appeals.
She has been a resident of Mansfield for 33 years, volunteering with many local organizations including Rotary, Mansfield Area of Chamber of Commerce, Downtown Mansfield Inc., Texas Land Trust and the League of Women Voters.
Tamera also served on the City of Mansfield Complete Count Committee for the 2020 Census and served as the president of the Woodland Estates HOA for more than six years. With an interest in environmental and air quality issues, she worked with the City on its gas well ordinance and is the co-author of the DFW Clean Air Network Drone Project.
She has been in the physical therapy field for more than 28 years. For the last 17 years, she has served as a regional rehabilitation director of clinical, financial and operational services for RehabPro.
Tamera and her husband James have been married 40 years and have three children and 11 grandchildren.