Appointed by the Governor
Bobby Morgan serves as a Policy Advisor to Governor Phil Bryant on issues related to economic development and federal affairs. In this role he works closely with the Mississippi Development Authority and its Executive Team on public policy matters at the local, state, national, and international level. He also serves as Governor Bryant's Liaison to the Mississippi Senate and is his designee to the Appalachian Regional Commission.
Prior to joining the Governor's office, Bobby served as the Communications Director for the Mississippi Republican Party. There he provided daily communications counsel on the implication of current events, public policy, and legislation to the Chairman of the MSGOP.
Bobby began his career in Washington DC where he served as an intern for former Congressman Chip Pickering, Senator Roger Wicker, the lobbying firm BGR Group, and the Republican Governor's Association.
Bobby is a native of Mississippi -- an Air Force Brat born at Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi. He left Mississippi at age six and moved to Italy for four years and then Turkey for three years before his parents retired to the Florida panhandle. Bobby is a 2009 graduate of the University of Mississippi. He serves on the Board of the Phoenix Club of Jackson.