Jimmy Nguyen lived in District 8 for almost 30 years. An attorney by trade, Jimmy has the strong held belief that the best way to help yourself is by helping others. Throughout his career, Jimmy has been committed to public service and to giving back to the community. His commitment is evidenced by his service to the San Jose Evergreen College District as Chair of the $500 million Bond Oversight Committee, and as a member of the Santa Clara Valley Water District's Safe, Clean Water Independent Monitoring Committee. The latter of which is tasked with monitoring almost $1 billion of taxpayer fund expenditures. In addition, Jimmy consistently donates blood to the American Red Cross at least three to six times per year.