Manager of State Government Affairs
Jon Amores lives in Richmond, VA and is the Manager of State Government Affairs for Appalachian Power Company.
Jon previously served as the Director of Government Relations for the Arizona Medical Association from 2018-2021. Before that, Jon served as the director of two state agencies in West Virginia: the Real Estate Division, and the WV Racing Commission. Jon also served as Deputy Secretary of Commerce and General Counsel under then-WV Governor Joe Manchin. Prior to his service in the Executive Branch, Jon was a practicing lawyer and businessman, and a member of the West Virginia House of Delegates from 1994-2007, serving in a variety of leadership roles including Judiciary Chairman for three terms.
At Appalachian Power, Jon coordinates legislative and policy activity, and serves as a point of contact for the company on external affairs.