Jeanette Acosta has served in various committees in the city prior to serving on the Personnel Board for the City of South San Francisco since 2011. She was born and raised in South San Francisco, attending South San Francisco High School.
Jeanette worked with the City of South San Francisco for over 12 years in the City Clerk’s Office, Finance Department and Water Quality Control Plant and then in the County of San Mateo Assessor’s Office and Northern Court from 1965-1989. Jeanette has five children, Jim, Tim, Ken, Kevin and Jeanine. She still resides in the City.
In addition to her duties as a Personnel Board member, Jeanette is also a volunteer at Kaiser Hospital, and is a member of various service clubs including:
- SSF Women’s club
- Italian American Women’s Club
- Italian Catholic Federation
- SSF Historical Society
- Beautification Committee
- Sister Cities
- PAL Boosters