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Council Member Eric Negrete

About Council Member Negrete


Eric Negrete is a Project Manager for the Department of the Army at Fort Irwin & the National Training Center (NTC), California.  He earned his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration (1993) from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles and his Master’s Degree (1998) in Management from Troy State University.

 Eric began his professional career in Encino, California in 1994 working for a commercial/industrial real estate company. He has land acquisition and project management experience on a variety of development projects in the Inland Empire.

 Eric has a combined eleven years of military experience with the Air Force and the Army. He has seven years at Fort Irwin, specifically in support of NTC mission training programs. His primary areas of focus are infrastructure improvements and military construction projects. He developed, staffed and coordinated the Fort Irwin Land Expansion Program which took the Department of the Army’s vision and designed a plan to modernize ranges and the maneuver training area by adding 70,000 acres of training land to the NTC. Eric provides subject matter expertise to support the NTC Command Group and is recognized as a trusted advisor to NTC and Department of the Army staff. His current projects include a 58,000 square foot aviation hangar and a 15MW solar plant at Fort Irwin.

Eric grew up in Victorville attending Hook Junior High School and Victor Valley High School. He has volunteered for a number of youth sports organizations over the past 12 years.

Eric was elected to the Victorville City Council in November 2014.  He has been appointed as the an alternate delegate for the Victor Valley Transit Authority Board, the Mojave Desert and Mountain Solid Waste JPA and the Mojave Desert Air Quality Management District Board.


In May, 2015 Eric was appointed by Board of Supervisors Vice-Chairman, Robert Lovingood to serve as a member of the San Bernardino County Veterans Advisory Committee. 





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