Jess Van Deventer

Term 2014-2018
Representing National City on Sweetwater Authority Governing Board (since May 2011)

Professional & Other Affiliations & Information

  • City of National City (1977-1992; 2009-2010 Councilmember)
  • J&S Investments - commercial property management (Owner)
  • JDM Properties - selling, leasing, and managing commercial properties (Agent)
  • National City Chamber of Commerce (2012-2013 Chairman)
  • U.S. Bank Advisory Board (2010 - present Board member)
  • Vancon Corporation - general construction consulting and management (President)


Served on the following boards:
  • City of National City Redevelopment Agency (2009-2010 Member)
  • Metropolitan Transit System (Board Member 2009-2011)
  • Boys & Girls Club of National City (Past President)
  • National City Chamber of Commerce (2011 - First Vice Chair)
  • National City Public Art Committee (Past Chairman)
  • San Diego Association of Governments (Past Chairman)
  • San Diego Unified Port District (Past Chairman)
  • Sweetwater Union High School Foundation (2007-2010 President)


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Jess Van Deventer