Jeff Denham is a veteran, farmer, and business owner who was raised in California’s Central Valley. For his Air Force service in Iraq and Somalia, he was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal and received the California National Guard’s highest honor for distinguished service.
After his military career, Jeff graduated from California Polytechnic State University and went to work in Agriculture. His business career gave him a thorough understanding of the economy in California’s 10th district. Jeff has brought that knowledge to Congress where he is a leader on policy to empower small business and the fight against big government regulation.