Jeff was born Priest River in 1958 and raised, attending school and graduating. He has been married for 23 years to his beautiful wife Kris, and they have had two wonderful children.
Jeff has worked in the timber industry throughout his career, and enjoys every minute of it. He has been active in the Priest River Youth Association, the Priest River Chamber of Commerce, and the Stewardship Committee.
Jeff was elected as a Council member in 2001 and took office in 2002. He is serving as the Parks and Fire Commissioner, and is currently heading up a skateboard park for the youth of the area. He enjoys snowmobiling and hunting. He also loves to fish, but never seems to get the chance, as he is very busy.
Peggy George has lived in Priest River since the spring of 1990. Born and raised in Idaho, she and her family relocated for her husband’s logging business.
She is employed with Avista Utilities as a construction project coordinator. Peggy holds an Associate of Business from North Idaho College. She is active in the Priest River Park’s Commission and the Urban Renewal Committee.
She is married to her husband, Bob, has two grown children and two grandchildren. She enjoys golfing, boating and spending time with her family.
I have been married for 31 years to Judy and we have two daughters, Christina and Jennifer. Christina and Scott have given us three grandchildren, Connor, Gracie, and Brooklyn. I graduated from Newport High School in 1974 and have resided in Priest River since 1976.
I was re-elected by the community for the City Council position of 2008-2012. I was a past council man from 2004-2008 and from 1992-1996. I am very active in the community. I was a past president and member of the Lions Club for the past 10 years, currently a member of the West Pend Oreille Fire District for the past 26 years, and was an EMT for Priest River Ambulance for 8 years. I enjoy being a part of the community. I am currently a member of the West Bonner County Park Commission, a member of the Bonner County EMS Advisory Board, and a member of the Priest River Chamber of Commerce.
I truly enjoy spending time with my family. My wife and I enjoy camping, 4-wheeling, fishing, and spending time with our kids and three grandchildren.