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Jay Morris III's Biography


Contact Information

Box 94183
Baton Rouge, LA 70804

1408 North 7th Street
West Monroe, LA 71291

Full Name:

John 'Jay' C. Morris III




Wife: Emily; 3 Children: John, Ashley, Carrie

Home City:

Monroe, LA

JD, Louisiana State University School of Law, 1980-1983

BA, Law, Louisiana State University, 1976-1980

Senator, Louisiana State Senate, District 35, 2020-present

Representative, Louisiana State House of Representatives, District 14, 2012-present

Candidate, Louisiana State Senate, District 35, 2019

Candidate, United States House of Representatives, Louisiana, District 5, 2013

Former Member, Revenue and Fiscal Affairs Committee, Louisiana State Senate

Director, Richland State Bank, 2011-present

Manager of Operations, Louisiana Land and Farm, Limited Liability Company, 2005-present

Owner, Dean Morris, Limited Liability Partnership/Morris and Associates, 1988-present

President, Morris Reality, Incorporated, 1987-present

Managing Partner, Dean Morris, Limited Liabilities Partnership, Lenders Title Corporation, present

Former Partner, Thompson, Sparks, Dean and Morris Law Firm

Basketball Coach, Grace Episcopal School, present

Member, Louisiana Republican Legislative Delegation, present

Member, Louisiana Rural Caucus, present

Former President/Treasurer, Board of Trustees, Grace Episcopal School