Jeff Simonetti

Employment

  • National Demographics Corporation, Consultant, 2020 to present
  • Capitol Core Group, Senior Vice President, 2016 to present
  • The Kosmont Companies, Vice President, 2014 to 2016
  • Stratecon, Inc. Research Analyst, 2013 to 2017
  • Building Industry Association Baldy View Chapter, Senior Vice President of Government Affairs, 2005 to 2012

Education

  • Boston University, Master of Business Administration, 2014
  • Claremont McKenna College, Bachelor of Arts, 2005

Research

  • Student Manager at the Rose Institute of State and Local Government, 2005
  • Kosmont Cost of Doing Business Survey Manager, at the Rose Institute of State and Local Government, 2004 to 2005
  • Research analyst at the Harvard Kennedy School’s Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development, 2003 and 2005

Publications

  • Editing Assistant for The State of Native Nations, a book published by the Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development in 2008
  • Regular Blogger for Stratecon’s Journal of Water and “Hydrowonk” blog
  • Ridgecrest Daily Independent, “Update Provided on Imported Water Goal,” May 22,2019.
  • Ridgecrest Daily Independent, “Imported Water Options Presented to IWV Groundwater Authority,” August 17, 2018.
  • Long Beach Press Telegram, “California Cities Adopt Landscaping Rules in Water Conservation Effort,” January 10, 2010.
  • Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, “Apartment, Condo Construction Permits Take Jump During May,” July 1, 2011.

Speaker or Panelist

  • Association of Defense Communities, February 2020 related to infrastructure and economic development to support US defense communities
  • Various panels and public forums as consultant for the Economic Development Element of the Fontana General Plan Update, 2015