Meet Mayor Jerry Thorne
Your Concerns Are His Concerns!
Mayor Jerry Thorne is a 40-year resident of Pleasanton who fully understands the evolving needs of our community. Pleasanton continues to face challenges surrounding fiscal sustainability, growth and development, traffic and transportation issues.
Jerry is integrally involved in the decision-making process to mitigate these issues for the residents of Pleasanton. He is focused on the concerns of Pleasanton today, and considers the impacts of all decisions on the Pleasanton of tomorrow, that our children and grandchildren will inherit.
Commitment to the Community
Jerry’s results-oriented leadership has been a key element of his success as both a private sector business leader and as a community leader. He continues to serve on numerous local, regional, state and national boards, commissions and committees. He has selected his assignments carefully to ensure that each area where he has responsibility will have an impact on the people of Pleasanton and the quality of life in the community.
Jerry listens to his community and believes it is critical that elected officials at all levels are accessible to residents. His ability to build consensus, take action and achieve results is apparent in the many projects and initiatives he has championed.
A historical outline of Jerry’s service to the community may be found here.
Learn more about Jerry's Accomplishments during his terms as Mayor and find out What's Next.
Jerry understands that it is imperative that we maintain the high quality of our schools and provide programs, facilities, services and amenities that enhance and enrich the lives of our citizens. We are Pleasanton Proud!
Pleasanton Proud means celebrating diversity and working to ensure that everyone’s voice is heard.
Pleasanton Proud is also recognizing that “different from” does not mean “less than”. Everyone has a place here, regardless of ability.