Phoenix (June 24, 2013) – Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, a leading Phoenix-based law firm, is pleased to announce that attorney John "Jack" G. Sestak, Jr. has been appointed to the Phoenix Sister Cities Board of Directors.
Phoenix Sister Cities focuses on developing and sustaining lasting, impactful relationships with cities around the globe. The program offers invaluable partnerships and outreach opportunities for the residents of Phoenix and individuals in cities throughout the world. The proactive approach taken to develop projects, exchange programs and create business opportunities has developed a cross-cultural understanding laced with goodwill and commitment to excellence.
“It is an honor to be selected as a Commission Member,” stated Sestak. “I look forward to contributing to the Phoenix Sister Cities mission, which is geared toward creating and sustaining long-term, international partnerships and business opportunities for the citizens of Phoenix.”
Sestak is a transactional and litigation attorney with more than 35 years of experience. In addition to his involvement with Phoenix Sister Cities, he serves on the Board of Directors of Silent Witness and has been a long time member of the Executives Association of Greater Phoenix.
Sestak has received numerous honors and awards, including being recognized by Best Lawyers in America as “Lawyer of the Year 2013” for Administrative/Regulatory Law, Phoenix. He earned a J.D. and a B.A. in Economics, History and Political Science from Vanderbilt University. Sestak also served as an Associate Editor of Vanderbilt Law Review.
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