Mr. Jeff MorseSchool Board Member Dulles District
Jeff Morse is a 16-year resident of South Riding and serves as both the Chairman of the School Board and the Dulles District School Board Representative. Jeff grew up in Vienna, graduated from Virginia Tech, and was commissioned an Ensign in the U.S. Navy. He served on active duty for 20 years, retiring as a Commander in 2006. Jeff qualified as a Surface Warfare Officer, serving on a frigate, a cruiser, and an aircraft carrier and deploying four times to the Persian Gulf, including Operations Earnest Will and Desert Storm.
Ashore, he was a master instructor at the United States Naval Academy, a project manager for several classified advanced weapon systems and, in his final billet, Director, Navy Displays, Processors & Navigation Systems for ships and submarines.
In addition to his bachelor of science in business management from Virginia Tech, Jeff earned a master of science in business finance from the University of Maryland (UMUC) while graduating first in his class, a master of arts in National Security & Strategic Studies from the U.S. Naval War College, graduating with distinction, and a one-year fellowship at Harvard University.
Jeff is a lead associate for Booz Allen Hamilton, supporting the federal government in managing and procuring technology and services. He is a Department of Defense acquisition professional, a Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act (DAWIA) Level III program manager, a Project Management Institute (PMI) certified project management professional (PMP) and a member of Mensa.
He is an active volunteer in the community, serving as a lector for Corpus Christi Catholic Church, and as president of South Riding Home Owners Association for two years. He was also director for the Dulles South Neighbors for Education.
Jeff has been married to his wife Karen for 21 years. They have three children: two attending Loudoun County Public Schools and one at Virginia Tech. Karen enjoys working as a kindergarten assistant for an LCPS elementary school.