I took an oath to defend the Constitution.
I pledge to never waver in defending our conservative values.



Jake decided to become a fighter pilot when, at age 7, his dad took him on his first plane ride. 


A graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, Ellzey served as a fighter pilot and completed his service as the Air Boss on the U.S.S. Ronald Reagan aircraft carrier. In his 20 years of service, Ellzey was deployed nine times, including to Afghanistan and Iraq. He served five combat tours by air and one by ground with Seal Team 5. For his service, Jake received two bronze stars and eight air medals. After retiring from the military, Ellzey became a successful local businessman, a commercial airline pilot, and also served Texas as Commissioner on the Texas Veterans Commission. 


Jake and his wife Shelby are raising their two children, McCall and Jack, on ten acres in Ellis County. Strong proponents for public schools, Jake and Shelby’s children attend Midlothian ISD schools. 


Protect Private Property Rights
Stop High-Speed Rail
Improve and Protect Public Education
Keep the Texas Economy Growing
Stand Up for Veterans
Lower property Taxes
Defend the 2nd Amendment
Protect the Right to Life


Pol. Adv. Paid by Jake Ellzey for Texas House. Jake Ellzey is a retired member of the United States Navy. Use of his military rank, job titles, and photographs in uniform does not imply endorsement by the Navy or the Department of Defense.