Adam Hill: The Jersey Whirlwind

Aaron Ochs
8 min readAug 8, 2020

SLO County District 3 Supervisor Adam Hill passed away on August 6 at the age of 54.

Hill, who endured a lifelong battle of depression, was an exuberant, compassionate, combative, pugnacious whirlwind from New Jersey. He was undoubtedly an iconoclast who reveled in spontaneity, academia, rigorous debate and social justice. Hill was undoubtedly a flawed man, but he was candid about his flaws in ways that…

Aaron Ochs

Author, artist, advocate and entrepreneur from Morro Bay, California.