Jeff Fortney has taught special education for the past 15 years, this year at Esperanza Elementary School in the Deer Valley school district. He became active in local politics after the 2016 election and today is a Democratic Precinct Committeeman in LD15.
After the universal voucher expansion bill passed, Jeff gathered signatures by the hundreds to oppose it and has been involved with Save Our Schools Arizona since -- presenting roadshows, house parties and groups interested in the funding problems with our public schools. He was a regional ambassador/captain in the Outlaw Dirty Money campaign after Terry Goddard introduced it in 2017. He has volunteered for local candidates in the most recent election.
Jeff has published articles and letters in Arizona Capitol Times, The Arizona Daily Star and the Glendale Star/Peoria Times.