Clinton Truesdale, Sr., District 3 Councilmember

Bowie City Council

Phone: 301-809-3029

Clinton Boyce Truesdale has been a Prince George's County resident for well over 40 years. For 27 years of that time, he and his family have resided in the City of Bowie.

Entrepreneur, professional and trusted community activist all describe how he is known throughout the community and amongst his constituents. Upon opening his business the "Tight N Up Barber Salon" Bowie location in 2001, Clinton has taken on the role of mentoring numerous men and women to become business owners, entrepreneurs, and public servants in Prince George's County. In May of 2013, the Bowie Chamber of Commerce honored Truesdale for his dedication, business ethics, and community involvement with the "Business of the Year" award.

Clinton was appointed to serve on the Bowie City Council on February 21, 2023. He was re-elected to a four-year term in November 2023.

In this position, he is liaison to the following committees: Advisory Planning Board and Community Recreation Committee. Truesdale has been active in city affairs having served on the Economic Development Committee as well. As a committed community servant, he strives to help make a difference in the city of Bowie by focusing on Economic Development, Public Safety, and Community Engagement in an effort to strengthen the community and elevate change.

Clinton and his wife, Linh, have 2 young adult sons, Clinton II and Kennedy, who work alongside him in the family business.

Councilmember Truesdale is Council Liaison to the following City committees: