CONTACT: Edward Eng, Executive Director
CITIZENS' ECONOMY AND EFFICIENCY COMMISSION
PHONE: (213) 974-1491 FAX: (213) 620-1437
JEFFREY C. COX HAS BEEN APPOINTED BY
THE LOS ANGELES
CITIZENS’ ECONOMY AND EFFICIENCY COMMISSION
On September 29, 2009, Mr. Jeffrey C. Cox was appointed by
the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors to the Citizens’ Economy and
Efficiency Commission. Commissioner Cox
has been appointed to the position on the Commission designated for the
foreperson of the 2008-2009
Civil Grand Jury for the
Cox is a 1967 graduate of the
Some of his current and past activities involve service with the National Teacher Corps, and Harvey Mudd College Upward Bond Program. Commissioner Cox received the 1997 City of Los Angeles Mayor’s Certificate of Commendation for being LA’s Most Inspirational Teacher, the 2000/2001 Hartsough Teacher of the Year Award, and he was also the South Pasadena Athletic Hall of Fame Inductee in 1992.
Commissioner Cox, in commenting upon his appointment, stated “Being part of the Commission gives me one more opportunity to be involved in civic affairs. Since serving as Foreperson of the Los Angeles County Civil Grand Jury I know that when working with others as a team one can make a difference.”
Created in 1964, the Commission is charged with reviewing all aspects of local government management, operations and policies and submits recommendations to the Board of Supervisors with the objective of improving the economy, efficiency and effectiveness of local government. Each of the five members of the Board of Supervisors appoints four commissioners to the Economy and Efficiency Commission for a two-year term, with the 21st member being the previous years’ Grand Jury chairperson. The commissioners may be reappointed. The members of this Commission provide their time to the County on a voluntary basis and serve without pay.