Jacques VERNIER, French Member of the European Parliament. Knight of the Order of National Merit.
VERNIER, Jacques was born on July 3, 1944 in Paris. Parents: Charles Vernier and Georgette Vernier (née Mangin).
Ecole Polytechnique, Paris, engineering, October 1962-Oct. 1964; Ecole supérieure des Mines de Paris (Advanced College of Mining Studies) October 1965-Oct. 1968, engineering; spoken languages: English.
Mayor, Douai, since 1983. District councilor, Nord-Pasde-Calais, since 1983. Member of the European Parliament, July since 1984.
Mine maintenance, Strasbourg, October 1968-Oct. 1972; Seine Water Authority of Normandy. Paris, October 1972-Jun.
1974; Picardy Water Authority, Douai, June 1974-Aug.
La Bataille de l’Environnement, Robert LafTont, 1971.
Spouse Bertille Janssen, 1968. Children: Cyrille, Agnès, Vincent, Hélène.