Voter's Edge California Voter Guide
Get the facts before you vote.
Brought to you by
League of Women Voters of California Education Fund
Tuesday November 7, 2017 — Local Elections
Invest in unbiased information

With your support, we can reach and inform more voters.

Donate now to spread the word.


City of Palm SpringsCandidate for City Council

Photo of Glenn Flood

Glenn Flood

Retired Navy Commander
1,006 votes (4.42%)
Use tab to activate the candidate button. Use "return" to select this candidate. You can access your list by navigating to 'My Choices'.
For more in-depth information on this candidate, follow the links for each tab in this section. For most screenreaders, you can hit Return or Enter to enter a tab and read the content within.
Candidate has provided information.
Thank candidate for sharing their information on Voter's Edge.

My Top 3 Priorities

  • Enhance public safety, provide adequate budgets for police and fire departments
  • Eliminate waste, fraud and abuse of taxpayers' money
  • Revamp city planning process to prevent overbuilding and building in protected environmental areas



Profession:Retired Navy Commander/Pentagon Press Officer
President, Palm Springs Chapter of National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association — Elected position (2013–current)


Hofstra University, Long Island, NY Bachelor's, Communications (1975)


Glenn Flood, former Pentagon Press Officer and retired Navy Commander, has a Bachelor's Degree in Communications from Hofstra University, Hempstead, N.Y.

During 35 years with the federal government consensus building and problem solving were a major part of my work.

  • Held demanding job as media advisor to the Secretary of Defense, including duty during the 9-11 2001 attack on the Pentagon
  • Was the primary press spokesman for recovering operations, rebuilding and antiterrorism issues
  • Provided information to the presson all matters concerning casualties, structural damage and force protection of the Pentagon
  • Managed public information regarding military base closures and worked with impacted communities on economic redevelopment
  • Currently, president of the Palm Springs chapter of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association
  • Served on city's Ethics, Transparency and Government Reform Task Force
  • Full time resident of Palm Springs since 2012

Candidate Contact Info

Please share this site to help others research their voting choices.