Born and raised in Jackson, Mississippi, John Morgan has spent the past 10 years serving as general consultant and strategist to over 200 political campaigns in Mississippi. Since 2013, he has focused his work on advocating policies on behalf of firm clients before the Mississippi legislature.
John Morgan graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Public Administration from Mississippi State University in May of 2012. In Grad school from 2012 to 2013, he completed his Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Mississippi with an emphasis in Finance. Following an acquisition, John Morgan led the Political Development division of HDPS Inc. from 2013-2015, servicing over 100 clients and growing the division by over 600%. He was chosen to attend the Hive Global Entrepreneurs Symposium in April of 2016 hosted at Harvard Business School in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
John Morgan is responsible for the daily oversight and operations of each of JM Hughes Group’s three subsidiary divisions: JMHG Lobbying and Advocacy, JMHG Association Services, and Political Sourcing Group. In addition to his professional work, John Morgan serves on the board of directors for the Mississippi Children’s Advocacy Center, Leadership Greater Jackson, and Delta-Chi Chapter of Kappa Sigma alumni association. He is an avid golfer, duck-hunter, traveler, reader, guest lecturer, raft guide, and runner. John Morgan currently serves as the Medical Readiness Officer for the 183rd Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, United States Air Force, Mississippi Air National Guard where he holds the rank of Captain.
John Morgan is married to Brittany Davis-Hughes of Meridian, Mississippi. They have 2 dogs, a Labradoodle named Huck and a rescue Yorkie named Kona.