Jill Gayaldo has served on the Rocklin City Council since 2017. She was appointed to fill a mid-term vacancy and was selected from a field of 13 candidates who applied for the open council seat. With experience as a Rocklin small business owner, resident, commercial property owner and a long line of familial connections to the City of Rocklin, Jill remains uniquely qualified to serve on the council.

Jill served as the director of transportation for Elk Grove Unified School District, where she oversaw more than 200 employees and managed an annual budget of $14 million. She brings a keen eye for finances to the council and a clear vision for community safety. Prior to this position, Jill served as director of transportation for Rocklin Unified School District.

Jill’s family has served the city of Rocklin for many decades. Jill’s father-in-law, Andres Gayaldo, served on the council for nearly 20 years. Jill strives to honor and build upon his legacy. Jill and her husband Dan, are grandparents to fifth-generation Rocklin residents. Dan currently serves as principal at Del Oro High School.

Ruhkala Volunteer of the Year

City of Rocklin (Jill & Dan) 2014


Lifetime Achievement Career Award

Clean Cities 2017

City of Rocklin

Planning Commissioner

Del Oro School Site Council


Rocklin Christmas Tree Lighting


Rediscover Rocklin Business Development Group


Rocklin Residents Unite for Fido


Rocklin Historical Society


Rocklin Friends of the Library


Board of Trustees

Placer Mosquito & Vector Control District Jan 2018-present

Del Oro Site Council

Vice President: 2000-2006

Parent Club

Vice President: 1991-2006

Sober Grad Night Security & Transportation

Chair: 2003-2009

Rediscover Rocklin

Committee Member

Placer County Economic Development

Board Member

Placer County Local Community

Benefit Committee Member

Rocklin Art Task Force

Co-owner of Jack & Dan's Laundromat

Family owned and operated for 69 years

Administrator of the Year

Elk Grove Unified School District: 2016


Rocklin Police Officers Association
Rocklin Firefighters Local 3847
Placer County Sheriff Ed Bonner (retired)
Six former Rocklin Mayors: Scott Yuill, Greg Janda, Diana Ruslin, Peter Hill, Jerry Mitchell, Ken Yorde
Gene Johnson, Rocklin Historical Society
Placer County Supervisor Robert Weygandt
Placer County Supervisor Jim Holmes
Rocklin School Board Members Camille Maben, Eric Stevens, Todd Lowell, Wendy Lang
Paul and Rhonda Ruhkala
John and Marilyn Redding
California Apartment Association
Vice President of California Police Chief Association and former Rocklin Police Chief Ron Lawrence

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Elect Jill Gayaldo Rocklin City Council 2018
3810 Diamond Court
Rocklin, CA 95677
Campaign ID 1404647