Jason Morgan

State Representative, District 53

Jason will be a strong LGBTQ leader in the Michigan State House of Representatives!

Biography

Jason Morgan serves as a Washtenaw County Commissioner in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He was first elected in 2016 and has been re-elected with overwhelming margins twice. He is proud to have been the first openly LGBTQ commissioner in the county’s history and the first openly LGBTQ chair of the board of commissioners. He served as chair of the Board from 2019-2020. 
 
Commissioner Morgan also serves as a Northern Michigan University Trustee and a service member of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary. He grew up in rural Michigan and received a Bachelor of Political Science from Northern Michigan University and a Master of Public Administration from the University of Michigan. 
 
He serves many roles in the community, including as Vice-Chair of the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments, treasurer of the Washtenaw Area Transportation Study, and as a member of the Huron River Watershed Council, the Washtenaw County Environmental Council, the Homeland Security Task Force, Public Works Board, and the Criminal Justice Community Collaborative. 
 
Jason’s professional work history includes working as Special Advisor to Congresswoman Haley Stevens, Constituent Services Director to Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson, Transition Director to Congresswoman Elissa Slotkin, and District Director to Congresswoman Debbie Dingell. He previously worked as the Director of Government and Community Relations at Washtenaw Community College and served as an aide to Congressman John Dingell.

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