Al King is the retired Director of Beaches, Parks and Recreation for the City of San Clemente, and brings nearly 40 years of dedicated public service leadership experience to the San Clemente Lifeguard and Junior Guard Foundation. He is a southern California native, having spent many of his years in, on or near the ocean, and is a graduate of Cal-State University Long Beach.
He has a long history of community involvement with non-profit organizations such as the Boys and Girls Club, San Clemente Oceanfest, the San Juan Capistrano Open Space Foundation and is currently a member of the Board of Directors for the San Clemente Lifeguard and Junior Guard Foundation.
He has overseen major community master planning programs, the preservation of important community open space resources, and the development and management of millions of dollars in community facilities.
Al is married to his wife Jerry with grandsons who have served as San Clemente City Lifeguards.