Lee County, Florida District 1
Commissioner John Manning
Phone: (239) 533-2224
FAX: (239) 485-2155
Box 398, Ft. Myers, Florida 33902-0398
Old Lee County Courthouse
2120 Main Street, Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Cape Coral Office Location:
Lee County Government Center
1039 S.E. 9th Place, 3rd Floor, Room 309
Cape Coral, Florida 33990
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Nan Gonzalez, Executive Assistant
John E. Manning has been a resident of Lee County for more than 30 years with 18 years of public service experience. He and his wife, Donna, have lived in Cape Coral for more than 30 years, where they raised two daughters, Sarah and Melissa. John E. Manning received a bachelor’s degree from Northeastern University in Boston and Post Graduate Studies, Healthcare Economics from Purdue University.
He is an experienced and proven leader, having served as a Lee County Commissioner from 1988 to 2000 and since 2010 to today. He was also a city council member for Cape Coral from 1982 to 1986. He was a Consultant with the Fort Myers Office of Malcolm Pirnie from 2000-2011. Previously, he was a corporate benefit consultant for 28 years with both public and private sector clients.
John E. Manning’s leadership will provide the Lee County Board of County Commissioners with a new direction for the future while seeking common ground on important countywide issues. He supports:
Development of an interconnected TRANSPORTATION PLAN that looks to future growth, while seeking alternatives to automobile-driven trips and pavement building.