Jeff Jardine

May 27, 2008 1:57 AM

After U.N. appearance, Modestan back for career in law

Educators and business types here often bemoan the so-called brain drain, which occurs when the best and brightest young people from a valley community go off to college elsewhere and never return. So it's always good to see one come home. Jeeni Phillips, a 1997 Davis High and 2000 Modesto Junior College grad, finished her undergraduate studies at the University of California at Berkeley in 2003, and her law degree from the University of San Francisco earlier this month.

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