Jack Feller was elected to the Oceanside City Council in November of 2000.
Born in South Dakota, Jack Feller is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jack Feller, and the oldest of six children. In 1960, the Feller family moved to California where Jack graduated from Costa Mesa High School in Orange County.
Enlisting in the Navy in 1968, he was assigned to the Naval Dental Clinic at Camp Pendleton where he served for six years.
Prior to being elected to City Council, Jack served as a Commissioner on the Oceanside Beach and Harbor Advisory Committee, Integrated Waste Commission and the Hazardous Waste Commission. Active in the community, he was a member of the Mission San Luis Rey Parish Advisory Board, a founding Board Member of Pacific View Charter School, served on the Seagaze Concert Series Steering Committee, and was a longtime member of Harbor Days Committee.
Additional community involvement includes the Jaycees (Jaycee of the Year 1992 and 1999), Rotary (President 1993-1994), Chamber of Commerce (Board of Directors 1996-1999, Volunteer of the Year 1990, Businessperson of the Year 1996), Oceanside Merchants Association, coach and Past President of the Oceanside Bobby Sox Softball League, Ivey Ranch Park, Trauma Intervention Program, Friends of the Library, Brother Benno Foundation, Women's Resource Center, Canine Companions, and the Oceanside Senior Citizens Center, and he actively supports both El Camino and Oceanside High Schools. He is a Board Member for both The Angels Depot and the El Camino Wildcat Foundation.
His knowledge of local government and the community is balanced by his experience as a businessman. He sold his business, Port of Subs, in 2004 after 10½ years, and has been employed in both the public and private sector.
During his eight years on the City Council, many great things have occurred within the City of Oceanside.
Oceanside clearly is moving in the right direction.
Jack and his wife Bunny have lived in Oceanside since 1987 and have three daughters and sons-in-law and eighteen grandchildren and one great-grandson.
Please feel free to contact him any time via phone or e-mail – or stop by and visit him or his Council Aide, Vickie Prosser (760) 435-3043 or firstname.lastname@example.org to express your concerns or schedule an appointment. He is as near as your phone and willing to listen.