Commissioner Paula Ryan has been a resident of Palm Beach County for 25 years. Having grown up in a large military family, Paula has strong commitment to her community. She is married to Clifford Hertz and they have four children and five grandchildren.

PAULA RYAN HAS THE NECESSARY EXPERIENCE TO SERVE AS YOUR MAYOR:

  • 30 Years experience in investment banking, real estate development and municipal finance
  • President and Development Director working in development, acquisition and asset management of over 10,000 units of affordable housing
  • Experience with complex financial transactions in the private and public sector

EDUCATION:

University of Maryland-Economics and Finance degrees

PAULA’S PROVEN RECORD OF COMMUNITY SERVICE

  • WPB Commission President-Current
  • WPB Commissioner 2015-Present
  • Community Redevelopment Board
  • Palm Beach County Water Task Force
  • City Education Advisory Board
  • Transportation Planning Agency
  • Treasure Coast Regional Planning Council
  • Impact Fee Review Committee
  • Sustainability Advisory Board
  • Historic NW Salvation Army Community Center
  • Historic NW Community Consortium
  • Golf Commission and Advisory Board
  • Former El Cid Neighborhood President & Board Member
  • PBC Planning Commission
  • PBC Commission on Affordable Housing
  • Leadership PBC

Paula will work for you to bring:

SAFE NEIGHBORHOODS

  • Enhance Police Presence
  • Invest in our Neighborhood Infrastructure
  • Alleviate the homeless problem by providing supportive housing and services

JOBS AND HELP ECONOMY

  • Attract high paying jobs
  • Support new innovative modes of transit to keep traffic moving
  • Encourage new development to include affordable housing

CLEAN AND SAFE DRINKING WATER

  • Protect Grassy Waters
  • Continue Improving our Water Treatment Facilities

July 10th 2018 Kickoff Party