Jeremy is an attorney, realtor, and mentor hailing from the city of Pontiac. A product of the Pontiac School District, he earned his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science Pre-law from Michigan State University and his Juris Doctor from Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Prior to earning his law degree, Jeremy spent time in Washington, DC working for Senator Carl Levin and The White House for the Obama Administration.
Growing up in a single-parent, working-class home, Jeremy was taught that success would require great tenacity, perseverance, and grit. Jeremy was also taught to help others. He is a former assistant prosecutor in the domestic violence unit at the Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office. Currently, he is an attorney with the Perkins Law Group PLLC in Detroit. Additionally, he is a mentor on the FIRST Robotics team at the International Technology Academy in Pontiac.
As mayor, Jeremy will work to: (1) bring accountability to education; (2) connect Pontiac to the world; (3) protect the seniors, veterans, and disabled; (4) engage, energize, and elevate the youth; (5) create economic diversity and sustainability; (6) recognize and celebrate the different cultures in Pontiac; and (7) evolve Pontiac into a city where people can safely live, work, and play.