A Democrat for Transformative Change
Corey Strong is an attorney, Naval Academy Graduate, service member and political leader from Memphis. He is a proven advocate, professional, and the leader that the 9th district deserves.
As the Chairman of the Shelby County Democratic Party he restored function and authority to the County Party. Under his leadership, Democrats experienced their most successful local election in history by winning all 10 county wide elections and increasing their seats on County Commission from 7 to 8.
Corey graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 2003 and became a commissioned officer in U.S. Navy. He served on active duty for 8 years and has deployed to the Persian Gulf, the Pacific Rim, South America, and two tours in Afghanistan. He left active duty in 2011 and continues to serve as a Commander in the Naval Reserves, commanding the Littoral Combat Ship ASW Detachment in Atlanta.
Corey is also active member in the community an active member of First Baptist Church- Broad where he is a member of the Choir. He also is an active mentor in the Collective-Memphis and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Memphis.
Corey holds a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Memphis and an MBA from San Diego State University. He is currently works as the Director of Operational and Process Improvement at Shelby County Schools.
Serving the People of District 9 first. I will fight to make sure that the core unit of our democracy is the citizen, not the dollar sign.
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