John de Jongh

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John de Jongh
Governor John de Jongh - United States Virgin Islands.jpg
28th Governor of the United States Virgin Islands
In office
January 1, 2007 – January 5, 2015
Lieutenant Gregory Francis
Preceded by Charles Wesley Turnbull
Succeeded by Kenneth Mapp
Personal details
Born John Percy de Jongh, Jr.
(1957-11-13) November 13, 1957 (age 60)
Saint Thomas, United States Virgin Islands[source?]
Political party Democratic Party[1]
Spouse(s) Cecile René Galiber
Alma mater Antioch College
Profession Financial executive
Real estate agent
Religion Roman Catholicism

John Percy de Jongh, Jr. (born November 13, 1957) is an American politician. He was the Governor of the U.S. Virgin Islands from 2007 to 2015. He is a member of the Democratic Party.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Lewin, Aldeth (2010-09-13). "DeJongh-Francis victory leaves rivals with uncertain futures". Virgin Islands Daily News. Archived from the original on 2010-09-14. Retrieved September 14, 2010.