Eckles, the Executive Director of the Home Builders Association of the
(HBACC), has become
the newest member of the San Luis Obispo County Housing Trust Fund’s Board of Directors.
"A place you can call
home is the foundation of the American dream," explains Jeff. "I
am honored to be serving on the board of the Housing Trust Fund to help
make that dream a reality for more people in our community."
Jeff was a registered
investment advisor for 25 years prior to taking the reigns of the HBACC.
After working for large corporations, Jeff ran his own firm for ten
years. He has a keen understanding of financial matters and
are delighted that Jeff Eckles has joined our board,” exclaimed
Lenny Grant, HTF Board Chair. “His experience in finance and
connections with the building industry will be invaluable to our organization.”
As Executive Director
for the HBACC, Jeff represents over 100 builders and associates in San
Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara Counties. He has served or is
serving on EVC’s Building, Design & Construction Cluster, SLO County
Workforce Housing Coalition, SLO Chamber of Commerce, Morro Bay Harbor
Advisory (Board Chairman), Morro Bay Community Foundation (President),
and the Morro Bay Local Economic Action Plan.
Jeff lives in Morro Bay
with his 11 year old twin children and can often be found sailing the
bay, playing guitar or coaching his son’s sports team. He
considers his most meaningful accomplishment being a present and caring
father to his children.