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Nancy Manners was Italian mayor.


Manners, Nancy was born in February 1920 in Catania, Sicily, Italy. Daughter of Gioacchino Jack and Maria Providenza (Virzi) Marasa.


Bachelor in Public Administration, University La Verne, 1979.


Assistant city manager City of Covina, 1963-1974. Municipal management consultant, 1975-1985. Member city council City of West Covina, California, 1984-1997.

President Indiana Cities Risk Management Authority, West Covina, 1988. Mayor City of West Covina, 1988-1989, 92-93. President Indiana Cities Association, 1989-1990.

Retired, 1997.


President Covina Coordinator Council, 1970-1971, Altrusa Club of Covina-West, 1971-1972, Eastern San Gabriel Valley Regional Occupation Program, 1974-1976, San Gabriel Valley Planning Committee, 1986-1987, Mid-Valley Mental Health Council, 1988-1989. Regional chairman San Gabriel Valley Lung Association, 1971-1973. Trustee Covina-Valley Unified School District, 1973-1977.

Foreman pro tempore Los Angeles County Grand Jury, 1980-1981. Chairman Los Angeles County Solid Waste Management Committee, 1986-1989. Treasurer, board directors San Gabriel Valley Commerce and Cities Consortium, 1991, policy and steering committee National League Cities, 1991-1996.

Chairman employee relations policy committee League California Cities. Board directors Los Angeles County Sanitation District, 1992-1994, San Gabriel Valley Council of Governments, San Gabriel Valley Mosquito Abatement District, 1994-1997. Honorary chair, grand marshall July 4th Parade, City of West Covina, 1997.

Member League of Women Voters (president San Gabriel Valley 1978-1979), American Heart Association (member board directors), Municipal Management Assistants Southern California (vice president 1972-1973), Queen of the Valley Hospital 2100 (president 1996-1997), Indiana Cities Association (vice president 1988, president 1989), West Covina C. of Chamber (board directors since 2001), West Covina History Society (vice president 1995-1999, president 1999-2000), Retired Public Employees Association California (chapter 90, board directors, treasurer since 2006), West Covina Rotary (board directors).


Married George Manners, December 20, 1941. Children: Gene David, Nancy Ellen Manners Sieh, Joan Alice.

Gioacchino Jack Marasa

Maria Providenza (Virzi) Marasa

George Manners

Gene David Manners

Nancy Ellen Manners Sieh Manners

Joan Alice Manners