Jason Plummer (R-IL-12)
Jason Plummer Congressional Candidate Illinois District 12
Biography of Jason Plummer from Plummer for Congress
Businessman and community leader Jason Plummer, the 2010 Republican nominee for Illinois Lieutenant Governor, resides in O’Fallon, Illinois. He serves as Vice President of Corporate Development at R.P. Lumber Company, a family-owned and operated business. Jason also works in related personal and family businesses, focusing on property development and real estate management and services. Jason is proud of the fact that R.P. Lumber and related businesses are involved in creating and maintaining more than 1,000 quality jobs throughout Illinois and surrounding states.
A member of our nation’s Armed Forces, Jason serves his country as an Intelligence Officer in the United States Naval Reserves. In his community, Jason has coached youth sports and been involved in other civic organizations, such as currently serving on the Executive Board of the Lewis & Clark Council of the Boy Scouts of America. His passion to serve others has also generated an interest in politics. He has been involved in numerous campaigns and causes, including an internship to former U.S. Senator Peter Fitzgerald and with the Heritage Foundation – the well-respected conservative think-tank and public policy institute based in Washington, DC.
At the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign, Jason earned his Bachelor of Science in Finance from the College of Business. After returning from Washington, D.C., Jason was elected the Chairman of the Madison County Republican Party, where he served for several years as a dedicated Republican precinct committeeman. Jason and his family are members of the First Baptist Church of Maryville.