Personal Mesquite resident since 1976 Spouse: Christi Children: Bryson Anthamatten, Jaici and Jayden Fowler Father Elland Archer was City Attorney from 1970 - 1988
Education Associates Degree in the Arts and Sciences from Eastfield College Bachelor of Science in Ministry and Leadership from Dallas Christian College
City of Mesquite City Councilmember 2014-2019 Rodeo City Tax Increment Finance Reinvestment Zone No. 1 Lucas Farms Tax Increment Finance Reinvestment Zone No. 6 Skyline Tax Increment Finance Reinvestment Zone No. 7 Gus Thomasson Tax Increment Finance Reinvestment Zone No. 8 Polo Ridge Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone No. 10 Heartland Town Center Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone No. 11 IH-20 Business Park Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone No. 12 Board of Directors North Central Texas Council of Governments Mesquite Veterans’ Affairs and Memorial Advisory Board Mesquite Health Facilities Development Corporation Mesquite Housing Finance Corporation Mesquite Industrial Development Corporation Board of Directors for the Mesquite Rodeo City Reinvestment Zone No. 1 Towne Centre Reinvestment Zone No. 2 Town East/Skyline Tax Increment Finance Reinvestment Zone No.9 Reinvestment Zone No. 10 ( Polo Ridge) Reinvestment Zone No. 11 (Heartland Town Center) Reinvestment Zone No. 12 (IH-20 Business Park) Reinvestment Zone No. 13 (Spradley Farms)
Community Hanby Elementary Site Base Committee Motley Elementary Site Base Committee
Past Memberships Mesquite Historical Commission: July 1994 – Dec. 1995 Planning & Zoning Commission/Capital Improvements Advisory Committee: Oct. 1997 – Jan. 2000 Mesquite Library Advisory Board: Dec. 2008 – July 2010 Board of Adjustment: Aug. 2010 – Dec. 2013 Automated Traffic Signal Enforcement Advisory Committee: Sept. 2010 – Dec. 2013
A Long Time in the Making
Bruce Archer's family legacy, longtime civic service led him to the mayor's office. Source: Make It Mesquite Read the article.
Mayor’s Radio Program
Mayor Bruce Archer hosts programs on KEOM 88.5 FM, the local radio station operated by the Mesquite Independent School District. Listen to the program here.
Mayor Bruce Archer featured on MSEB Live episode
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