Class of 2018
Civil Rights, Social Action or Advocacy
Drawing from past experiences by serving in all three branches of government, Jon Bennion manages the Montana Department of Justice’s legal team and advises the attorney general on policy matters.
During PLS, Bennion led the Department’s efforts to develop a statewide strategic plan on substance abuse, including collaborative measures that will be introduced as legislation in 2019. He created enhanced partnerships between government, nonprofits, and the private sector.