The Honorable Jason A. Malott was elected the 17th Register of Wills for Washington County, MD on November 2, 2010 and was reelected for a second term in 2014. Jason formerly served as Deputy and Chief Deputy to his predecessor, John R. Bloyer since 1999. Prior to coming to the Register of Wills, Jason was a Deputy Clerk of the Circuit Court for Washington County from 1989-1999.
A lifelong resident of Washington County he is the son of Valerie L. Malott of Williamsport and the late Glenn A. 'Skip' Malott. He graduated from Williamsport High School and from Hagerstown Community College. Jason also attended Shepherd University and has taken various continuing education courses.
He is a lifelong member of the Downsville Christian Church where he has served in various capacities.
Jason has been active in the community and formerly served as a board member of the Mental Health Center of Western Maryland, Inc. He also served as a member of the Washington County Board of Election Supervisors, appointed by Gov. Schaefer. Jason is a member of the Sons of the American Legion and the Improved Order of Red Men both in Williamsport. He is a member of the P.T.A. and a volunteer at Williamsport Elementary School and Springfield Middle School. Jason is also active with the Washington County Genealogical Society.
Jason is a member of the Register of Wills Association of Maryland where he serves on the Automation and Probate Review committees.
Jason lives in Williamsport, MD and is married to Melinda Truly Malott and has two children, Sara and Luke.
"It is an honor to serve the citizens of Washington County and the State of Maryland. My staff and I are committed to serving the public with courtesy, compassion and professionalism."