Joan deRyk Jones (Council Member email) - Joan was born and raised in Truckee. After graduating from Truckee High (where she served as Student Body President) she studied at UC Davis and finished up at Sac State in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting. Joan has been employed as Controller for Corda Construction, Inc. in Tahoe City since 1998. Prior to Corda Construction Joan was General Manager for GarWoods Restaurant and spent 15 years with Northstar at Tahoe as Director of Food and Beverage. Joan and her husband Russ opened the Truckee River Winery in 1989. Joan is active in the community. She was a member of the Truckee Donner Soroptimist and served as Treasurer of Truckee River Watershed Council. Currently she serves as Treasurer of Far West Nordic Ski Education Association and is a member of the Truckee Donner Chamber of Commerce. Joan and Russ have a daughter Katy who is studying nursing at Gonzaga University Spokane, Washington. Joan enjoys hiking, backpacking, cross country skiing and golf here in the magnificent Sierra.
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