Jeannette Geter

Philadelphia City Council, District 4, PA

Jeannette Geter is a proud member of SEIU 668, life-long Philadelphian and a social worker. After graduating from the Baldwin School, Jeannette studied first at Haverford College, and then the University of Chicago, where she launched her social work career. She continued her career in non-profit management in South Philadelphia and, until recently, worked as a foster care social worker for nearby Delaware County. Jeannette is involved in numerous community activities, and is committed to empowering youth. She believes that how we treat our most vulnerable residents, what resources we give them, our investments in their environment, determines Philadelphia’s future.