Max was appointed Police Chief on August 4, 2014. He started his law enforcement career with the Millbrae Police Department in 1989 and joined the Mountain View Police Department in December 1995.
Bosel has led all three divisions of the department, served as Interim Deputy Police Chief, as well as Interim Assistant City Manager and Interim City Manager. A graduate of the FBI National Academy, Bosel holds a Master of Public Administration from Notre Dame de Namur University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Management from Saint Mary’s College of California.
Max Bosel is also a graduate of Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government’s Senior Executives in State and Local Government Program, the California POST Supervisory Leadership Institute, Leadership Mountain View and the University of Southern California’s Delinquency Control Institute.