The Honorable Jason A. Malott was elected the 17th Register of Wills for Washington County, MD in 2010 and reelected in 2014 and 2018. Jason formerly served as Deputy and Chief Deputy to his predecessor, John R. Bloyer since 1999. Prior to employment in the Register of Wills office, Jason was a Deputy Clerk of the Circuit Court for Washington County.
A native 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 continuing education courses in probate and estate administration.
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 is a graduate of Leadership Washington County Class 33. Jason is a member of the Board of Directors for Hospice of Washington County (serving as Chair of the Development Committee), the Washington County Historical Society and Leadership Washington County. He 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 Barbara Ingram School for the Arts Parent Guild. Jason formerly served as a board member of the Mental Health Center of Western Maryland, Inc. and as a member of the Washington County Board of Election Supervisors.
Jason is a member of the Register of Wills Association of Maryland and the National College of Probate Judges.
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."