Meet Your Portuguese-American Elected Officials in California: Gary Fernandes


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Mr. Fernandes resides in the area where he owns and runs a dairy and he also farms permanent and row corps. He has been President of the Board since 2013.


He has served as a member of the Finance Committee since 1998.


He serves as director of the JPIA since 2013. He is a Director on the Deer Creek & Tule River Authority since 2006.


He is a descendent of immigrants form the island of Terceira in the Azores. Gary Fernandes and his wife have been active members of the local Portuguese-American community throughout Tulare County.

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