Michael H. Vincent - Council President

Michael H. Vincent

Michael H. Vincent serves as the 1st district councilman on the five-member Sussex County Council, representing portions of western Sussex County, including the Bethel, Blades, Bridgeville, Laurel and Seaford areas. Since his election to County government in 2008, Mr. Vincent has served as vice president and is the current president of the County Council. A native of Seaford, Mr. Vincent is a former Seaford City Council member, as well as a past chief, past president and lifetime member of the Seaford Volunteer Fire Department, and a one-time president of the Delaware Volunteer Firefighters Association. Mr. Vincent owns a small business, Vincent Fire Equipment, which supplies volunteer fire companies throughout Delaware with the essential, life-saving tools the fire service – and public – depend on. Mr. Vincent considers public safety, land use and fostering economic development opportunities among his top priorities. Mr. Vincent and his wife, Elaine, live in Seaford and are the parents of a grown daughter and grandparents to three grandchildren.

Hometown:
Seaford, Del.

Council District:
District 1

Area Represented:
Western and central Sussex County, including the communities of and/or areas near Bethel, Blades, Bridgeville, Laurel and Seaford

Year Elected to Council:
2008

Current Term Ends:
2016

Party Affiliation:
Republican

Contact:
(302) 629-2396
Email

Thoughts about Sussex County:
"Sussex County is truly a wonderful to place to live. Now that everyone is aware of us, the challenge is to work to make the county remain a great place to raise our families."

 

District 1 Map