Steve Jones is currently a Director of the Orange County Sanitation District where he has served since 2012.
Jones was appointed as a City Council Member in April 2007, and elected in November 2008. Prior to joining the City Council, he served as a Garden Grove Planning Commissioner from 1999 to 2007, serving as Chair for three terms, and Vice Chair for two.
In 1986, Mayor Pro Tem Jones graduated from Rancho Alamitos High School in Garden Grove. He continued his studies abroad by attending Kings College, Cambridge University, England in 1988. He received both his BS and MBA in Business Administration from the University of Southern California in 1992 and 2002, respectively. He also holds a dual major in finance and real estate.
Mayor Pro Tem Jones has been a board member for Acacia Adult Day Services since 2005, and a Garden Grove Community Foundation board member since 2007. He has also been an active member of the Garden Grove Chamber of Commerce for over 10 years. He is currently President of Olympia Holdings Corporation.
Born and raised in Garden Grove, Mayor Pro Tem Jones and his wife, Manivone, and sons, Jaden and Ashton, enjoy owning their home in Garden Grove.