In 2003, Jonathan Delagrave began his career with Racine County government holding several positions in the Human Services Department, culminating in his appointment as Director in 2010. He was elected Racine County Executive in 2015 and re-elected in April 2019.
As County Executive, Jonathan’s priorities are economic development, attracting business and developing our workforce, and expanding mental health services. He has led efforts to forge groundbreaking partnerships between the state and local municipalities, the private sector, the Racine County Economic Development Corporation, school systems, technical colleges and universities to ensure the success of the entire region for generations to come.
Jonathan lives in Racine with his wife, Katie, and their children, Madison, Maguire