Jeff Roorda is currently employed as the Business Manager with the St. Louis Police Officers Association.
Prior to his election to the Missouri House in November 2004, Rep. Roorda worked as the City Administrator and Chief of Police for the City of Kimmswick. Rep. Roorda is a seventeen year veteran of law enforcement and is active in the Fraternal Order of Police and other police organizations.
Roorda has held previous elected positions having served on the Boards of Directors of the Antonia Fire District (2002-2004) and the Rock Township Ambulance District (2000-2004).
Jeff Roorda is a 1983 graduate of Windsor High School. He earned an Associates Degree in Criminal Justice from Jefferson College, a Bachelors Degree in Administration of Justice from Missouri Baptist College and a Masters Degree in Public Policy Administration from University of Missouri St. Louis.
Jeff Roorda was born March 30, 1965 in St. Louis, and he currently resides in Barnhart with his wife Nancy, and their three children, Macie, Lydia, and Sophie