Bobby Kahn graduated from Pepperdine University with a Bachelor of Sciencein Business Administration. He owned a real estate company in Madera,California for approximately 20 years and then accepted a position with the Fresno Chamber of Commerce. He left the Chamber to accept the job of Executive Director of the Madera County Economic Development Commission. He spent over 20 years at MCEDC before retiring in November of 2022. Mr. Kahn also served on theBoard of Trustees of the State Center Community College District from 2014-2022. Mr. Kahn served as Chairman, Central California Valley Economic Development Corp., Founding Member, Madera Compact; Member, Past Board Member, Madera Private Industry Council; Past President, Madera Chamber of Commerce;Past Chairman, Madera City Planning Commission; Past President, Madera Community Hospital Foundation.
In retirement, Mr. Kahn does part-time work as a Governmental Relations Consultant. He resides in Madera, CA and has two grown daughters and five grandchildren.