Conner Wood was elected to serve Jackson's Fourth Ward on the City Council in Nov. 2023. He was named Chief Parliamentarian by the City Council for the 2023-25 session. The Parliamentarian makes sure City Council rules and procedures are followed during meetings. His five year term ends in 2028.
City Councilmember Wood has a BA in Political Science and Spanish from the University of Michigan. His past service and involvement includes the Planning Commission, Charter Review Committee, Elections Commission, County Reapportionment Commission, U.S. Electoral College, United Way of South Central Michigan, NAACP, Jackson Skilled Trades Task Force and People for the Parks and Trails. He lives on N. Bowen Street with wife Kelsey and daughter Josephine.
The Fourth Ward consists of Jackson's northwest side.