Jason E. Downey is a Senior Trial Attorney for the Law Office of Nancy Phillips and Staff Counsel for Allstate, Encompass, and Esurance insurance companies. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia and received his law degree from Mercer University's Walter F. George School of Law. Downey served on the Macon-Bibb County Board of Education from 2013 to 2017, serving as Vice-President, Treasurer, and Legislative Liaison. He also served for several years on the Dames Ferry Elementary School Council. Jason and his wife, Connie, an elementary school counselor of nearly two decades, live with their daughter in Macon, Georgia.