John "Brian" Callender represents Ward II on the Claremore City Council. He was appointed to the Council on July 22, 2013.
Originally from Joplin, Missouri, Brian has called Claremore home for the past 20 years. He is the owner of Heatwave Tanning and is current Chair Elect of the Claremore Chamber of Commerce. Brian is an instructor at Beaven's Martial Arts and has a black belt in karate. He and his wife Bridget have 2 children who attend Claremore Public Schools.
Brian believes Claremore is a wonderful place to live and raise a family, is excited about Claremore's future and working with the Mayor, City Manager and fellow Council Members to achieve great things for the community.