Elk Grove Councilman Steven M. Detrick was elected to the Elk Grove City Council in 2008. Prior to being elected, Steve was very active in the community, both in sports and in local government. He was a co-founder and chairperson of Elk Grove Coalition Advocating Proper Planning (EGCAPP).
Professionally, Steve has been employed with PG&E for more than 40 years, currently as an Associate Electric Distribution Engineer. His position involves leading a group of overhead and underground electrical engineering estimators that serve PG&E and the Northern California Communities with service planning, new business and reconstruction projects for individuals, developers, cities, counties and the State of California.
Family is at the center of everything Steve does. Steve, along with his wife Jan Detrick of 29 years, moved to Elk Grove in 1990, where they have realized many of their dreams. Elk Grove is a great community, and is where they chose to raise their three sons: Steven, Brian and Nick. Steve is also a proud grandfather of Gabriella and Olivia.
Steve is an avid sportsman and his passion is mentoring youth of all ages. Steve has been involved in youth sports at all levels as a mentor and coach for water-skiing, disabled water-skiing, baseball, soccer, football and basketball. Steve is a national competitor in USA Water-Skiing and he has achieved nationally rated status as a senior driver and senior judge.
Steve takes his role as a public servant very seriously and is steadfast about making sure he is accessible not only for the residents of Elk Grove, but for our business owners as well.