- Duncan Jones at a glance
Born: South Carolina; raised in Maryland.
Residence: North Stockton.
Career: Eight years as park and recreation director, public works director and city engineer for the town of Atherton in San Mateo County (it’s a town, not a city); previously assistant city engineer and acting public works director for the city of Belmont.
Family: Girlfriend, a public teacher in Modesto; three grown daughters; two grandsons.
— Source: Duncan Jones
Posted: Friday, May 25, 2012 12:00 am
In his first three months as San Joaquin County’s park administrator, Duncan Jones looked for ways to enhance revenue rather than merely cut services from his budget.
“When I got here, they were saying, ‘Cut and cut and cut,’” said Jones, who joined the county earlier this year. “I said there is another way — get more revenue.”
Friday, May 25, 2012 12:00 am.