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
LieutenantGregory Francis
Preceded byCharles Wesley Turnbull
Succeeded byKenneth Mapp
Personal details
Born
John Percy de Jongh, Jr.

(1957-11-13) November 13, 1957 (age 61)
Saint Thomas, United States Virgin Islands[source?]
Political partyDemocratic Party[1]
Spouse(s)Cecile René Galiber
Alma materAntioch College
ProfessionFinancial executive
Real estate agent

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.