[Photo of Jarrett Skorup]

Jarrett Skorup

Marketing and Strategic Outreach Manager

Jarrett Skorup is the Marketing and Strategic Outreach Manager at the Mackinac Center for Public Policy. In this role, he is in charge of marketing efforts and overseeing policy campaigns and objectives. Prior to his current position, Skorup was a research associate at the Center.

Skorup is a graduate of Grove City College with degrees in history and political science. He also studied economics and religion. While there, he was captain of the college's wrestling and Ultimate Frisbee teams.

His work has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Fox News, MLive, Detroit Free Press, Detroit News, and many newspapers across the country.

A native of Sandwich, Illinois, Skorup is an avid fan of the Chicago Cubs and Bears. He also officiates high school wrestling and enjoys fishing. In his free time, Skorup volunteers with his church, serves on committees with the local Chamber of Commerce, and works in the schools through Junior Achievement.

He lives in Midland, MI with his wife, Karen, and children Grayson and Reagan.

Three Reforms to Bring Down Michigan Health Care Costs

Federal Red Tape Costing Michigan Families and Businesses Billions

Fears About State Pension Underfunding Drive School Employees to Other Options

Why Some Teachers Prefer a 401(k) Over a Pension

Michigan Parole Bill Would Revise Standards for Prisoner Release

Four Questions About the Detroit Public Schools Plan

A Path to Real Regulatory Reform: Decrease Michigan’s Licensing Burden

What You Read Last Year: Our Top Stories of 2015

Want to Buy a Tesla in Michigan? Too Bad, You Can't