Jimmy is an Evergreen native who is a proud product of Evergreen Elementary, Quimby Oak Middle School and Silver Creek High School. The son of immigrants, Jimmy studied, worked hard and benefited from the great educational opportunities right here in District 8. Jimmy believes that great schools and strong neighborhoods are the cornerstone of a vibrant community.
Jimmy attended UC Irvine, where he received degrees in Criminology, Law & Society and Psychology & Social Behavior. He later earned his law degree from the University La Verne. Returning home, Jimmy opened his own small business/law firm. Working as an attorney, he has helped small businesses, provided pro bono law services for the disadvantaged, and consistently donates his blood to the American Red Cross.
Additionally, his belief in fiscal responsibility and education lead him to chair the $500 million bond oversight committee for Evergreen Valley College District. Jimmy has proven he is a strong and committed advocate all of us. As your next Councilmember, he will be your dedicated problem solver at city hall.