Judy Morgan talks with Radio Active Magazine regular Spencer Graves about what she has done and what she hopes to do in the future.
Judy served 9 years in the Missouri state House of Representatives, the maximum allowed under Missouri’s 4.5 session limits for Representatives. She won 77 percent of the vote in a special election 2011-11-08 to fill the seat vacated by Jean Peters-Baker, who had resigned earlier that year to become the Prosecutor of Jackson County, Missouri. She got 83 percent of the vote in 2012, and was unopposed in 2014, 2016, and 2018.
Before being elected to the Missouri House, Ms. Morgan was a social studies teacher at Central High School for 14 years and then worked as a counselor at Northeast High School for 15 years, both in the Kansas City, Missouri, School District. She also served as President of the American Federation of Teachers, Local 691, for 10 years, In 2010-09-22 she was elected to serve on the Board of 90.1 FM, KKFI, Kansas City Community Radio. She currently serves on the Board of the Children’s Services Fund Board of Jackson County, Missouri and KKFI’s Community Advisory Council.