Michael Whitehead, an attorney from Lee's Summit, has been appointed by Gov. Eric Greitens to the Jackson County Board of Election Commissioners.


Whitehead works with the Whitehead Law Firm in Kansas City. He earned his bachelor's degree in political science and his law degree from the University of Missouri. He is a member of the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association and has served on the board of directors for the Christian Legal Society.

Whitehead joins fellow election commissioners Mary Ellen Miller and Colleen Scott.

– Examiner staff