Jack O'Malley

Biographical Information

Born: September 9, 1959 in Detroit
Marital Status: Married
Spouse/Partner: Robin
Children: Beth, Grace and Zane
Education: Attended Henry Ford Community College, Wayne State University. Graduated from Specs Howard School of Media Arts
Employment/Military Record: I began my career in radio in 1980. I worked at stations in Indiana and Southern Michigan before coming to WTCM FM in 1984. My 34 years doing mornings at the same station...WTCM, is the record for longest running morning show. I also hosted a weekly segment on the local CBS affiliate WWTV, Jack's Journal. I traveled the region telling the stories of the people who live and work here. There was also my bi-monthly column in Country Lines Magazine. I have spent many years getting to know the people of the North.
Community Activities: Member of a community corrections board; I have served on many committees over the years. Some of the notables, Charter member of a Silent Observer Board. Chaired a local July 4th Celebration committee. 20 plus years planning and organizing Memorial Day Services. I coached High School Softball for 12 years. I have volunteered with Hospice of Michigan and work with Child and Family Services of Northwest Michigan. Also working with charitable efforts with my church, I am Chaplin for The Sons of the American Legion Squadron Post 531 Copemish.
Religion: Christian

Governmental Leadership (Elected or Appointed)

House (1/1/2019 - 12/31/2022)

Elections and Political Participation

Michigan House 103rd District 2022
General Vote: 27,040 of 55,790 (48%)
Primary Vote: 11,107 of 14,799 (75%)
Campaign Finance Reports
Endorsements: ABC of Michigan PAC; County Road Association of Michigan Roads+ PAC (primary); Detroit Regional Chamber PAC (primary); Great Lakes Education Project; Michigan Chamber of Commerce; Michigan Farm Bureau AgriPAC; Michigan Freedom Network; Michigan Manufacturers Association; Michigan Realtors; Michigan Retailers Association; National Federation of Independent Business-Michigan; Right to Life of Michigan PAC; Small Business Association of Michigan

Michigan House 101st District 2020
General Vote: 36,577 of 60,323 (60%)
Primary Vote: 14,581 of 16,805 (86%)
Campaign Finance Reports

Michigan House 101st District 2018
General Vote: 28,249 of 48,964 (57%)
Primary Vote: 12,396 of 14,608 (84%)
Campaign Finance Reports
Endorsements: Right to Life of Michigan (dual endorsement with Carolyn Cater), Michigan Farm Bureau AgriPac, ABC of Michigan PAC, Great Lakes Education Project, Small Business Association of Michigan, Michigan Freedom Network, Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Michigan Realtors

Political Activities: I have worked on several school millage efforts and chaired a Veterans Millage campaign.

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