Bob Golden and his wife, Fort Worth native Kathleen, have been residents of Haslet since May 1997. He served on the Planning & Zoning Commission and the Parks and Recreation Board for three years before his election to the City Council in May 2008. He was first elected Mayor in May 2009. Bob is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy and was a Navy fighter pilot before leaving the active Navy for a career in commercial aviation. Bob and Kathleen have one son, Sean, who is a commercial banker with Bank of Texas in Fort Worth and he lives with his wife and two children in Keller.