Jeremiah Ray Blocker, District 4

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Commissioner Jay MorrisContact

500 San Sebastian View
St. Augustine, FL 32084
P: (904) 209-0304
C: (904) 679-2620
F: (904) 209-0314
E: bcc4jblocker@sjcfl.us

Republican, Term Expires: 2020
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Jeremiah was born and raised in Ocala, Florida and is a sixth generation Floridian. Public service is important to his family with his father, uncle and all four brothers having served as combat veterans in the Armed Forces.

He is a graduate of the University of Florida, where he obtained a degree in History. While attending college, he participated in the Army ROTC program, commissioning as a Second Lieutenant upon graduation.

As a veteran, Jeremiah served as an Army officer for over 13 years, both on active duty and in the reserves. A veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom, Jeremiah commanded a Military Police company. He continues his military service in the Air Force Reserves as a Judge Advocate General officer with the rank of Major.

As a decorated combat veteran, some major awards Jeremiah has received include: Bronze Star Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Air Force Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, National Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Medal, Iraqi Campaign Medal and the Combat Action Badge.

Jeremiah attended law school in Jacksonville and graduated from Florida Coastal School of Law. After passing the Florida Bar, Jeremiah continued his legal studies at the University of Miami School of Law in Coral Gables earning a Masters of Law in Real Property Development.

In addition to a law degree, Jeremiah has a graduate degree in Business Entrepreneurship from the University of Florida and graduate degree in Military History from Norwich University in Vermont.

Before transitioning into private practice, Jeremiah served as a state prosecutor in Jacksonville, Florida and later in the Seventh Judicial Circuit. Currently, Jeremiah is a partner in a small law firm, where he concentrates on assisting small businesses and Veterans.

Jeremiah and his wife have two small children. They enjoy volunteering their time with local organizations such as K-9s for Warriors and enjoying the natural beauty of St. Johns County.

Community Involvement

  • Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 2391
  • American Legion, Post 233
  • Military Order of Foreign Wars
  • Military Officers Association of America
  • St. Johns County Bar Association
  • Leadership St. Johns, St. Johns Chamber
  • Rotary Club of Ponte Vedra
  • Knights of Columbus
  • St. Augustine Inns of Courts
  • Gator Alumni Club of Historic St. Augustine