Mr. Jenkins is married and lives in the Western Branch area of Chesapeake. As President of Cecil Jenkins & Associates, Inc., he provides employer group health and life benefits. He earned his BA in Economics from Emory and Henry College and his MBA from Old Dominion University.
Mr. Jenkins’ work experience includes service to the United States Air Force as Management Analyst; Auditor with U.S. Government Accountability Office; Police Planner with the City of Chesapeake; and Support Operations at Old Dominion University; and was a member of the Chesapeake City Council from 1978-1990. Mr. Jenkins has served on the Board of Senior Services of Southeaster Virginia since 2008. He was Treasurer of that board from 2012-2014. He is currently on the Finance Committee. He is also a member of the Citizens Transportation Advisory Committee and is the Chesapeake Representative from 2015-2018.