Jon A Edney

Councilman Edney was first elected to the El Centro City Council in 2003 and was re-elected in 2007. Working together, Council and Staff, the city has been able to move forward with an aggressive agenda that has revitalized the community, added jobs, balanced the budget, and strategically planned the cities future.

Edney also serves in additional leadership roles on behalf and for the city and county. He has served for a number of years as the Imperial County cities representative to, The Southern California Association of Governments. In his tenure with SCAG, he has chaired the Community, Economic, and Human Development Policy Committee, The Southern California Regional Housing Assessment sub-committee and as Vice Chair of the Administration Committee. He currently serves as the 2nd Vice President. In February of 2008, Edney was appointed by Governor Arnold Schwareznegger to the California Regional Water Quality Control Board, where her serves as the only representative from the Imperial County.

Edney has been active in the El Centro community for many years. He served as a Trustee for the El Centro Elementary School Board from 1998 through 2003, including two terms as President. He was Imperial County Grand Jury Foreman in 1992/93. He also has served as President of the Imperial County Board of Realtors and has been re-elected to serve as Treasurer for 2009. He served 3 years as a State Director for the California Association of Realtors. He spent many years as a coach and manager for numerous youth athletic leagues and is active in many roles at St. Mary Catholic Parish.

Councilman Edney is President of Imperial Valley Real Estate Services, Inc., the Valley’s largest property management company and also serves as Vice Chairman of the Board for Community Valley Bank. He has been married for 24 years to his wife Mary and they have three adult children.

   
  Jon Edney contact:
  Address: 1275 Main Street, El Centro, CA 92243
  Bus. Phone: (760)336-8989
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  E-Mail Address: JEdney@ci.el-centro.ca.us