Lake Elsinore, California , United States
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Apr 10, 2005 11:24am
Kevin Jeffries, Republican candidate for the 66th Assembly District, is currently President and partner of his privately held investment firm Maxson Investments, and works for the Riverside County Fire Department. Kevin is a native Californian and moved to Riverside County in 1971. Kevin and his wife Christina have been married for 22 years. They reside in Lake Elsinore and have two adult children. Kevin, age 44, comes from an entrepreneurial family with a history of successful business ventures in manufacturing, investments, retail and custom car designs. Kevin is a graduate of Elsinore High School and has been pursuing fire and emergency incident command management courses through Riverside Community College.
Kevin Jeffries is a lifelong conservative Republican with a proven history of working for core Republican values. With the unanimous support of his fellow Republican peers, Kevin was re-elected in 2005 to serve an unprecedented fourth term as Chairman of the Republican Party of Riverside County. Kevin serves on the Board of Directors of the Riverside County Lincoln Club, Southwest Riverside County Lincoln Club and is the 36th District Director for the conservative California Republican Assembly. Having been appointed in 1994 by former State Assemblyman Bruce Thompson, Kevin serves as a delegate to the California Republican Party and has served on its Executive Committee, Platform Committee and County Chairmen’s Association. Kevin is also an Associate member and proud supporter of our local Republican Women Federated organizations.
Public Safety Career
With 27 years and over 4000 emergency responses, Kevin has a long trusted history of public safety service. Kevin started as a Volunteer Firefighter in 1977 and worked up to the rank of Engineer. In 1992 Kevin was promoted to Lieutenant of the Riverside County Fire Department Mobile Emergency Operations Center Team. Kevin has received five meritorious Service Awards, and was awarded honors from Brigadier General James D. Delk for his service during the Los Angeles riots. Kevin has also served several years as a Fire Department Emergency Services Coordinator and Grant Writer, successfully obtaining several million dollars in grant funds for critically needed fire and rescue equipment. Kevin, and his wife Chris (who works for a local Law Enforcement agency), are truly dedicated to making our communities safe.
Kevin Jeffries has an impressive history as a dedicated community servant. With his strong business and fiscally conservative credentials, Kevin has over 16 years of local government experience as a Water District Director, and as a Parks and Recreation District Director. Kevin also currently serves as Chairman of the Riverside County Local Agency Formation Commission, and has previously served as a County Parks and Recreation Advisory Commissioner, Economic Development Committee Chairman, and Chamber of Commerce Director. Kevin is a Board member with the Temecula Valley Balloon & Wine Festival Assoc., and is a member of the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association, NRA and San Diego Off-Road Coalition.
Kevin Jeffries comes from a family of custom car building and Sprint and INDY car racing. Kevin and his wife enjoy attending Sprint Car races, as well as jet skiing.