J. T. Jezierski, a native of Weirton, West Virginian, has experience in the Executive and Legislative Branches and on political campaigns. He most recently served as Senior Advisor for Evan Jenkins for Congress in West Virginia’s Third Congressional District. Jezierski previously served as Legislative Director for Rep. David McKinley in West Virginia’s First Congressional District.
Jezierski worked on the campaigns of Mitt Romney for President, having served as Legislative Affairs Director in 2012 and Director of Elected Official Outreach in 2008. He also served in the Executive Office of the President in the Office of Presidential Personnel during the term of George W. Bush and at the Republican National Committee.
Jezierski has an extensive background in space policy, working at NASA during the Bush Administration as White House Liaison and Deputy Chief of Staff. He was Legislative Director for Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) when Olson was Ranking Member on the Space Subcommittee. Jezierski also was Legislative Director and Deputy Chief of Staff for Rep. Steven Palazzo (MS-4), when Palazzo was Chairman of the Space Subcommittee. On the Science, Space, and Technology Committee under Chairman Lamar Smith (TX), Jezierski was Director of Coalitions and Member Services.
He has also previously worked at DCI Group and the Institute for American Values.
Jezierski received his Bachelor’s Degree from Wheeling-Jesuit University and his Master’s from Regent University.