FOR CITY COUNCIL
Law and Order is important to me. I want to keep our citizens safe from crime on our streets. I believe in Home Rule – allowing us to determine what is best for us, not Tallahassee. I will actively attract businesses through partnerships with the city as a means of increasing tax revenue and work to be a good steward of our environment, while remaining fiscally conservative when it comes to spending our tax dollars.
About Don Willis
Don is a retired business executive and entrepreneur with 40 years of experience, having owned his own technology company for the past 14 years. As such, he has had the opportunity to work with a wide variety of clients covering a broad spectrum of issues from large international corporations to small local businesses. Don brings professional experience to the city council, an ability and willingness to listen, along with decorum and civility toward opposing views.
Along with Don’s experience in business, he was Commissioner for Parks and Recreation, Vice-Chair of the Business and Economic Development Advisory Board for Cape Canaveral for the past 4 years, served on the board of directors for a private school, and participated in many community projects such as hosting community forums with prominent speakers, candidate forums for those running for City Council, and sponsoring Coffee with a Cop whereby residents can meet our local police officers and ask questions or voice concerns.
Don is married to Paula Willis and they have three grown children and three grandchildren. He has received a BA, Magna Cum Laude, University of North Carolina, Executive Education from Kenan Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina, and PMP Certification Coursework.
A word to describe Don Willis. Contemplative. I’ve known Don for five years now. I met him at my son’s restaurant. He immediately struck me as someone who thinks deeply and in a serious but calm way. He observes and reserves judgement until he’s convinced of the...
My partner and I are transplanted New Yorkers and retired Law Enforcement members of service from the NYC metropolitan area. We were fortunate to meet Mr. Don Willis when we moved to Cape Canaveral and consider ourselves lucky to call him a friend. Don is a very...
August 26, 2021 Dear Mr. Willis, I am pleased to inform you of the Coastal Florida PBA's endorsement of your candidacy for CapeCanaveral City Council. Our endorsement carries with it our permission for you to use the Association's name incampaign literature, signage...
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