Jason will continue to be an LGBTQ voice on the Washtenaw County Commission
The son of a commercial fisherman and school lunch aide, Jason Morgan was raised in Pinconning, Michigan. By working part-time and thanks to scholarships, Jason worked his way through college, earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from Northern Michigan University.
Elected in 2016, Jason serves as a County Commissioner, representing District 8 on the Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners. Jason has served in various leadership roles in the community, most recently as District Director to Congresswoman Debbie Dingell. He previously worked as the Director of Government and Community Relations at Washtenaw Community College (WCC), where he is responsible for leading the College’s government and community outreach in coordination with local, state and federal officials, as well as civic leaders and community organizations. Prior to joining WCC in 2013, he was an aide to Congressman John Dingell, working as the Congressman’s liaison to Washtenaw County and managing education-related casework for the Congressman’s district.
Jason’s passion is serving the community, with particular focus on addressing economic inequality, public safety and economic and community development.