Gerd "Jake" E. Jacobi

Mayor and Council
Title: Council Member Place 1
Phone: 210-657-9549

Gerd E. Jacobi, Windcrest City Council Place one, was born in West Germany. Jacobi came to the US with his parents in 1951 and settled in El Paso, Texas. Jacobi has 22 years of Military Service in Europe, Korea, and Viet Nam, and was discharged with a medical disability. He was a LTC in the Army Reserve. While Jacobi was stationed in Europe he taught night classes for several overseas Universities in divers discipline subjects. He has 22 years under his belt with the Civil Service at Ft. Sam Houston, Texas as the Consumer Affairs and Financial Coordinator for the base. He finished his education with an MA in Human Resources Development. Jacobi is fluent in German language and has been married to his wife, Edith, for 45 years. They have three children, twin girls and one son. The girls live in Windcrest with their families. The Jacobi family has lived in Windcrest for 23 years. 

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