Jerry Cano

Term 2019-2022

Representing National City on Sweetwater Authority Governing Board (since January 2019)

Current Committee Assignments

  • Operations Committee
  • Consultant Selection Committee 

Professional & Other Affiliations (Past & Present)

  • Councilmember City of National City (2012-present)
  • Vice Mayor - City of National City (2014-16)
  • Member, San Diego County District Attorney’s Citizen Academy (2015)
  • Member, Successor Agency to the Redevelopment Agency
  • Member, Metro Waste Joint Powers Authority
  • Member, Bay Shore Bikeway Working Group
  • Chairman, Civil Service Commission City of National City (2009-2011)
  • Honored Recipient, Secretary of Defense Medal for the Global War on Terrorism on Behalf of a Grateful Nation (2010-2012)
  • Member, Not in Our Neighborhood (NION) City of National City (2008)
  • Member, Community Oriented Policing & Problem Solving (COPPS) City of National City (2007)
  • Member, Network to root out the sex trafficking & prostitution crimes against children trafficking in its neighborhoods (2007)
  • Vice President of the National Association of Government Employees (NAGE) (2004-2007)
  • Member, Police Academy FastTrack Presented by National City Police Department (2002)
  • Chairman, Community Police Relations Committee - City of National City (2003-2008)


  • High School Diploma Sweetwater
  • (USCD) Field Chemistry
  • (UCSD) Internal Waste Management Certificate
  • (UCSD) Hazardous Material & Waste Management Certificate 
  • (UCSD) 40 Hour (OSHA) Occupational Safety & Health Administrative, Hazardous Waste Operations & Emergency Response Training 29. CFR 1910.120 Certificate
  • California State University Sacramento (CSUS) Waste Water Certificate
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