Morgan (Smith) Burkle lives with her husband, Alex, and two daughters in the Four Colonies Park neighborhood in Crystal Lake. She grew up in Lakewood, attending St. Thomas elementary school, North (Bernotas) Middle school, and Marian Central Catholic High School ('08). Morgan received her Associate degree from McHenry County College.
A lifelong Democrat, she first became involved with the Democratic Party of McHenry County in 2020, helping to distribute Democratic literature. Morgan was appointed to the position of Grafton 10 Precinct Committeeperson in 2021, and with the redistricting this year she is now running for Grafton 7.
"A Precinct Committeeperson is a liaison between the party and its community. I want to encourage and inspire people to get out and vote, and I want to be the bridge that connects you to our local Democratic Party. I humbly ask for your vote in the upcoming primary on June 28th, 2022."