Mayor, West Palm Beach, FL
Keith James serves as Mayor of the City of West Palm Beach. Previously, in his role as President of the City Commission, Mr. James helped create West Palm Beach’s strategic plan, finance plan, water plan, and mobility plan. Mr. James was also the former Chair of the West Palm Beach Citizens’ Ethics Task Force, and the first African American Chair of Leadership Florida and the Quantum Foundation. Mr. James holds an undergraduate degree from Harvard College and a J.D. from Harvard Law School.