Matt Willhite: State Representative District 86
Service : Integrity : Leadership
Board of Directors, Palm Beach County League of Cities
Member, Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO)
Alternate Member, C-51 Canal Working Group
Vice Chair, Palm Beach County Water Resource Task Force
Former Member, Wellington Public Safety Committee
Board Member, Acme Improvement District
Board Member, Wellington Community Foundation
Member, Western Communities Council
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Member, American Legion Post 390
Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars
Member, Professional Firefighters & Paramedics of Palm Beach County
Member, Binks Forest Elementary School Advisory Council (SAC)
Member of the Wellington Rotary Club
Member of the Forum Club of the Palm Beaches
Charter Club HOA, Past President
Honor Flight Guardian for six WWII flights
Former member of the West Palm 100
Rusty Gordon LGBT Democratic Caucus
League of Women Voters
Palm Beach County Economic Forum
National Organization for Women
Former District Coordinator for the Fire Fighters Muscular Dystrophy Boot Drives
Amateur Radio Operator
Florida certified Fire Instructor
About Matt Willhite
Matt Willhite is a longtime resident of Palm Beach County with a distinct record of service. Since being elected 2008, he’s served the residents of the Village of Wellington as a Councilman and Vice Mayor.
He’s also served our community since 1996 as a member of the Palm Beach County Fire Rescue, where is currently holds the rank of Captain.
Matt also served our country for 8 years in the United States Navy as a Corpsman, serving with the 4th ANGLICO of the United States Marine Corps.
Matt and his wife Alexis have two boys, Luke & Mark, and reside in Wellington. He graduated from Lake Worth High School and Palm Beach State College.
"Matt Willhite is one of the hardest working and community aware leaders in Florida."
County Commissioner Shelley Vana