Chris Barajas

Chris BarajasChris Barajas, Mayor Pro-Tem

Term: 4 Years
District: Council District 5
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As a California native, Chris has lived in Jurupa Valley for over 20 years. Growing up in the Pedley area, Chris had the great experience of riding horses and raising livestock. He eventually made his way to the Rubidoux area where he now lives with his wife Cory, a teacher in the Jurupa Unified School District, and their two daughters.

Education & Work Experience

Chris graduated from Jurupa Valley High School and went on to earn a Bachelor of Science degree from California State University, San Bernardino in Business Administration. He is currently the Business Analyst for the western region in a large logistics management company.

Community Involvement

Chris is active in the community as a volunteer board member of Jurupa AYSO Region 462. They provide a great soccer experience for a large part of our city’s youth. He also has the privilege of coaching both of his daughters’ teams for the past few years. Chris also serves in the Jurupa District Lions Club as the 2nd Vice President. They serve the community in many ways such as providing meals for city events at no cost and providing vision screenings for those in need among other community services.