Lakers' Talen-Horton Tucker is likely joining the rotation next year, Sources: Suns to sign Langston Galloway and updates on Aron Baynes, Alex Len and more, Agent: Six teams interested in Nicolas Batum, Here is the main reason why the Lakers got better by adding Marc Gasol, Sources: NBA free agency details on Serge Ibaka, Kent Bazemore, and more, Your California Privacy Rights/Privacy Policy. [8][7] He also has a certificate of completion from Harvard University's JFK School of Government, FBI National Academy and FBI National Executive Institute . https://twitter.com/gallinari8888/status/1331431025814237187. PO Box 4447Orlando, FL 32802jerrydemingsformayor@gmail.com, Political advertisement paid for and approved by Jerry Demings for Orange County Mayor, Non-Partisan. [17], When Demings was elected county Sheriff in 2008, his wife, Val Demings, held his former job as Chief of the Orlando Police Department. Jerry L. Demings (born June 12, 1959) is an American politician and former law enforcement officer serving as Mayor of Orange County, Florida, in office since 2018. [6][19] They married in 1988 and have three children along with five grandchildren. [7] He graduated from Jones High School in Orlando and later attended Florida State University and Everest College, earning a bachelor's degree in finance and master's degree in business administration. The Hawks and Bogdan Bogdanovic have been notified that the Kings will not be matching Atlanta’s four-year, $72 million offer to the restricted free agent. Jerry Demings has over 37 years of competent, drama-free leadership as a public servant in Orange County. According to Orlando Magazine, he has ranked in the top 10 of the most influential persons in government within the region for the last several years. Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings will host a virtual town hall meeting tonight at 6 p.m., featuring reserve Orlando Magic guard Michael Carter-Williams, that will be geared toward connecting with … [13][15] Demings was re-elected in 2012,[5] and again in 2016. Kings front office labored over the decision, but kept coming back to new GM Monte McNair’s plan to maintain roster flexibility. You can count on him to work with the community in developing solutions to social problems and other concerns like traffic congestion. 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[3] A Democrat, he previously served as Sheriff of Orange County, Florida, from 2009 to December 2018, and served as Chief of the Orlando Police Department and Director of Public Safety for Orange County, Florida. He was elected to become Mayor of Orange County in August 2018, becoming the first Democrat and first African American to be elected to that office. Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings will host a virtual town hall meeting tonight at 6 p.m., featuring reserve Orlando Magic guard Michael Carter-Williams, that will be geared toward connecting with the county’s Generation Z community. According to Orlando Magazine, he has ranked in the top 10 of the most influential persons in government within the region for the last several years. [13] In 2002, he was named Director of Public Safety for Orange County, a position in which he served until 2008. Taxpayers can count on him to be fiscally responsible as Mayor and chief executive for Orange County. As Public Safety Director, Jerry played a pivotal role in Orange County’s hurricane response. Jerry L. Demings (born June 12, 1959) is an American politician and former law enforcement officer serving as Mayor of Orange County, Florida, in office since 2018. [9][10], Demings worked as an accountant before beginning a career in law enforcement. He was a detective and she was a first-year police officer when they both worked a juvenile go-kart-accident case. Jerry Demings is a fiscal conservative and believes in efficient government. Val Demings’ husband Mayor Jerry Demings on the possibility that she is Biden’s VP: “She’s my pick” By Stephen Hudak, Orlando Sentinel 5/9/2020. Jerry is committed to smart growth, sustaining livable neighborhoods, business and job growth and forming partnerships to improve our education system. [10] [6][20] His wife served as a captain in the police department while he was chief, and later went on to become the first female police chief of the Orlando Police Department, serving from 2007 to 2011. As Sheriff, Jerry has returned over $12 million to the County in the last nine years. [6], Last edited on 14 November 2020, at 21:03, https://www.newspapers.com/image/238948659/, https://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/os-xpm-2002-08-12-0208120185-story.html, "Jerry Demings officially becomes Orange County's first African American mayor", "Sheriff Jerry Demings wins Orange County mayoral race", "Orange sheriff candidate primary: Orange Sheriff Jerry Demings will face ex-NYPD cop Yanti", "Orange County Sheriff - Jerry L. Demings", "ELECTION 2008: About Candidate Jerry Demings, Running for Orange County Sheriff", "Married cops to head next-door agencies", http://www.floridastatefop.org/pdf_files/2008sheriffGENERALELECTIONRESULTS.pdf, "Orange County Sheriff's race: Incumbent Demings defeats Hopkins", "Demings elected first black president of sheriffs group", "Val Demings takes over as Orlando's police chief Monday", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Jerry_Demings&oldid=988715869, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 14 November 2020, at 21:03. [4], Demings was born and raised in Orlando, Florida, the youngest of five children.