Ted Poulos is a lifelong Manteca resident who was the pharmacist/owner of Manteca Drug from 1952 to 1995.
Poulos also is founding director and chairman of the board for Delta National Bank. The Manteca-board financial institution, founded in 1973, has nearly $100 million in assets.
His most viable public service post was as a San Joaquin Delta College trustee representing Manteca and the South County for 17 years before his retirement two years ago.
Poulos is a member of the Doctors Hospital of Manteca governing board, director and chairman of the Manteca District Ambulance, and is a member of the Greek Orthodox Church of Stockton and Modesto. Among the boards and committees he's served on are the Manteca Chamber of Commerce, Manteca Industrial Park Committee, Manteca Unified School District, Manteca Jaycees, and various business groups.