Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners District 9

Jeremy Peters
Democrat (Write-In)

Jeremy Peters

Jeremy Peters is director of music publishing at Ghostly International and Ghostly Songs, an Ann Arbor-based record label and music publishing firm. He is active in the Democratic Party and has served in several appointed positions within the city of Ann Arbor. This is his first bid for elected office.

Currently Peters serves on the Ann Arbor zoning board of appeals and is on the board of the nonprofit 826michigan, serving as vice president. He is a former member of the Ann Arbor planning commission. He’s also a partner and co-founder of Quite Scientific Records, an Ann Arbor independent record label. 

Peters is a professional vocalist and earned his bachelor’s degree in political science and music from the University of Michigan. He lives on Ann Arbor’s west side.

Peters is an official write-in candidate for the District 9 seat, but his name will not appear on the ballot. The only candidate on the ballot is Conan Smith, who resigned as county commissioner effective Aug. 20, 2016 so that he could apply for a job with the county. 

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Jeremy Peters:  In The News

Pizza House owner says new development has 'cleaned up' South UMLive, June 8, 2016

51-unit condo development near downtown Ann Arbor headed to City CouncilMLive, May 17, 2016

Commission rejects controversial South Pond Village developmentMLive, Feb. 18, 2016

Preview: Matthew Dear at the Blind PigPulp (Ann Arbor District Library blog), Jan. 18, 2016

Municipal MillennialsConcentrate, March 21, 2014

A Ghostly Friend: September’s Supporter of the Month is Jeremy Peters826michigan, September 2013

Better Know a Panelist: Ghostly Song’s Jeremy PetersBillboard, Aug. 23, 2010

Michigan music hits South by Southwest: Day, March 20, 2010