About Jeffrie E. Long Jr
Jeffrie E. Long, Jr., is a dedicated community servant with the values of hardwork, tenacity, and self-sufficiency as guides. Jeffrie has a drive not only to fulfill the vision for his life, but for those whom others see as non viable. Having matriculated through Liberty University with a concentration in Clinical Psychology and International Relations, he is a sought after public speaker, and serves as the Senior Pastor of Communion Church located in Prince Frederick, MD.
Guided by a deep passion for public service, Jeffrie began his career in the Maryland General Assembly working under the late Senate President Emeritus Thomas V. Mike Miller, Jr as a legislative aide. He later went on to serve as the Legislative Director for the distinguished Senator Joanne C. Benson of the 24th District, championing several legislative victories. Having grown up in Calvert County and possessing a deep appreciation for his hometown, he most recently served as the Legislative & Constituent Services Director for (then) Delegate Michael Jackson seeking to sow back into his community.
Committed to the values of the Democratic Party, Jeffrie was appointed to the Calvert County Democratic Central Committee in the summer of 2017 as well as elected as secretary. He was subsequently elected to a full four year term during the 2018 primary election cycle and most recently served as Vice Chair. One distinctive honor of his career was when he served as a Biden delegate from the 5th Congressional District to the 2020 Democratic National Convention during a crucial moment in our nations history. Jeffrie's ultimate passion is creating opportunities for democratic engagement that will strengthen the civic voice of all people.
A Proud Prince Georgian, Jeffrie resides in Brandywine. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends, traveling, reading, barbecuing, and boating on his beloved Chesapeake Bay.
Equipped with a vision to advance the community, Jeff is excited to represent the 27B Legislative District in the Maryland House of Delegates to continue to advocate for hard-working families, secure brighter futures for our children, and protect our seniors. Jeffrie will use his extensive experience in the legislature along with his continued community involvement to benefit the 27B Legislative District.