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Biographical Information

City of Residence:  Wellington
Occupation:  Fire Captain, Firefighter/Paramedic
Spouse:  Alexis Willhite of West Palm Beach, FL
Child(ren):  Luke, Mark
Education:  Palm Beach State College, AS
Born:  Pontiac, MI
Military:  United States Navy Corpsman, serving with the 4th ANGLICO of the United States Marine Corps
Religious Affiliation:  Methodist
Recreational Interest:  flying, golf

Legislative Service

Elected to the Florida House of Representatives in 2016, reelected subsequently

Other Public Services

Palm Beach County Fire Rescue, Captain, Firefighter/Paramedic
Village of Wellington, Vice Mayor/Councilman, 2008-2016


Florida Veterans and Military Families Caucus, Chair, 2018-2020
Palm Beach County Legislative Delegation, Chair, 2018-2019


Alzheimer’s Association, Legislative Champion, 2020
Global Alzheimer’s Platform, Citizen Scientist Collaborator Honoree, 2020
Professional Firefighters/Paramedic Local 2928, Member of the Year, 2020
Florida Retail Federation, Legislative Champion, 2019
State of Florida, Florida Professional Firefighter of the Year, 2019
Florida Professional Firefighters, Legislator of the Year, 2017, 2018
Part of Palm Beach

Date Proposed Bill Title
Sponsored Bills Policy Area
Date Sponsored Date Proposed Bill Title
Cosponsored Bills Policy Area
Position Date From Date to District Branch Party State
Representative 86 House Tallahassee
Introduced House
Passed House
Introduced Senate
Passed Senate
To President
Became Law
Vote Date Vote Bill Title
Name Position Date Joined Branch
Politician Party Purpose Type Date Amount
Type Address
Capitol (850) 717-5086
District (561) 791-4071