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November 6, 2018 — California General Election
Special District

Pauma Valley Community Services DistrictCandidate for Board Member

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Bill Jacobs

Retired Security Director
160 votes (46.4%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Provide fair representation to the community in matters of their interest.
  • Provide balanced listening and guidance in decisions related to the community.
  • Provide support for decisions related to logical business practices.



Profession:Security Consultant + retired Security Director
Contributing Partner, Jacobs Group Consulting (1991–current)
Board Member, Pala-Pauma Community Sponsor Group — Appointed position (2016–current)
Director of Physical Security, Cisco Systems, Inc. (1995–2010)
Corporate Facilities/Security Manager, Borland international (1993–1995)
Global Security System’s Manager, Apple Computer (1989–1993)


Lowell Tech - Lowell, Mass (now U-Mass Lowell) BSME, Mechanical Engineering (1974)


Bill Jacobs was born and raised in Mass. and relocated to CA after college, in 1974.  Bill served in the Army Reserve during the late 60's.  Bill has a BSME degree and over 33 years in security management experience, with the unique qualifications of having held positions as an engineering manager for a Security Integration firm in the Bay Area, as a Director of Security for Apple Computer, Borland International, and 15 years with Cisco Systems, Inc.  Bill also holds a Certified Protection Professional (CPP License #5679, State of CA 1990) and 2 patents related to security and networked devices.  With his wife Lydia, they own and operate a Security Consulting firm, specializing in risk management assessments, physical security design, guard operations, policy and procedures, and project management.  Bill and Lydia have lived in Pauma Valley since 2014, having moved from Bonsall, where they lived for 10 years.  Bill and Lydia have 1 son and love this community.  Since 2016, Bill has been the Men's Tournament Chairman at PVCC and sits on the board of the Golf+Greens Committee.  Also in 2016, Bill was appointed to serve on the board of the Pala-Pauma Community Sponsor Group.  This group reports to the San Diego Planning Office and represents the Pala-Pauma areas in reviewing proposed projects and their impact on the geographic area and the community.  As with both the Country Club and the Community Sponsor Group, Bill looks forward to being a part of the CSD team and the people they serve.

Political Beliefs

Political Philosophy

I don't hold any strong political tendencies to either party.  I believe in looking at issues, making decisions on how I feel they impact me and the world, taking a stance, and then supporting those party members that align closest to my values.

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