Jesse Sanchez was hired as the Building Official on February 2019. Prior to joining the City of La Habra, Jesse previously worked for state and local government agencies including City of Perris, City of Fontana and California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD). Serving in the capacities of Building Official/Fire Marshal, Senior Plans Examiner and District Representative. This experience has been advantageous for Jesse in his position with La Habra, providing him with a broad and diverse skillset. Jesse has a Master’s Degree in Public Administration with emphasis in Urban Management and Affairs from the University of La Verne. In his spare time Jesse enjoys spending time with his family, watching motorcycle grand prix racing and grilling on the BBQ.