Legislative Committee Speaker Spotlight: Jeff Flores
Trustee Jeff Flores has been fighting side by side with local officials, non profits, and private businesses to improve the quality of life for our community for decades.
He currently serves as Chief of Staff to Kern County Supervisor Mike Maggard. Previously he worked as Manager of Government Affairs and Communities for Rio Tinto Minerals, representing the company among government, industry and community stakeholders. He also managed the Borax Educational Scholarship Foundation assisting many students with access to higher education. He served as a Kern County Planning Commissioner for two years and was a Director on the Kern Economic Development Corporation.
He is Vice President of the Kern Athletic Fencing Foundation promoting sports and education among youth. He is also a member of the Kern County Regional School Boards Association and Delegate to the California School Boards Association.
Jeff received his BA in Political Science at the University of San Diego, a Master of Public Policy and Administration from CSU Bakersfield, with Post Graduate work in the resources sector at the University of Queensland Australia.
He believes every child can learn regardless of circumstance or neighborhood and wants every student to have the same opportunities to achieve and reach their fullest potential.