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John Percy de Jongh, Edit Profile

governor , real estate , company executive

John Percy de Jongh,, Governor of the United States Virgin Islands, real estate company executive. Named Person of Year, Rotary II, 2000. President Karen Ingeborg Lockhart Foundation, Community Foundation United States VI, St. Thomas/St. John Chamber of Commerce; trustee Antilles School.

Background

Jongh,, John Percy de was born on November 13, 1957 in VI. Son of John P. and Delores (Webb) de Jongh.

Education

Bachelor in Economics, Antioch College, Yellow Springs, Ohio, 1981.

Career

With Tri-Island Economic Development Coun. Consumer manager Chase Manhattan Bank. Commissioner of finance United States VI, Charlotte Amalie, 1987—1990, executive assistant to commissioner of finance, 1990—1992.

Senior managing consultant Public Finance Management, Inc., 1993—1996. President, Chief Executive Officer, director Lockhart Companies, Inc., Charlotte Amalie, since 1996. Governor United States VI, since 2007.

Chairman United States VI Water & Power Authority, 1987—1992. Executive director United States VI Public Finance Authority, 1988—1990. Chairman United States VI Tax Review Board, 1987—1990.

Secretary United States VI Banking Board, 1987—1990. Member United States VI Small Business Development Agency, 1987—1990. Co-founder Chilmark Partners, LLC, since 2003.

Membership

President Karen Ingeborg Lockhart Foundation, Community Foundation United States VI, St. Thomas/St. John Chamber of Commerce. Trustee Antilles School.

Connections

Married Cecile Rene Galiber, 1986. 3 children.

father:
John P. Jongh,

mother:
Delores (Webb) Jongh,

spouse:
Cecile Rene Galiber