Mark S. Whitney, Commission Chair



  • Parents: Boyd and Mary Whitney, Bryan and Helen Sherwood
  • Children: Lance, Kyle, Cheryl, Saxon and Lakita

Business Ventures

Mark has been a successful business owner and operator for 30 years. He owned an insurance office, Mark Whitney Allstate Financial, and a real estate office and Great Western Realty (Beaver County Office). Mark also owns and operates an agriculture farm of which he loves to spend time on. He also loves hunting and camping.

Leadership Excellence

Mark has always played an active role in the community. He has been a proud member of the Milford Lions Club for 30 years. He has coached Little League baseball, football, and basketball for several years.

Mark served as a Milford City Councilman for two terms, a member of the Milford Planning and Zoning Board, and as a Beaver County Commissioner for twelve years.

One of Mark's highlights of being a Commissioner is the many hours he spends at the State Legislature. Mark is very effective in advocating the positions of Beaver County and Utah Counties as a whole.


  • Administration
  • Fiar Board
  • Roads
  • Economic Development
  • Sage Crouse Planning
  • Public Lands
  • Wild Horses
  • National Association of Counties Board of Directors
  • Beaver County Fire District #2
  • Five County Natural Resources
  • Agriculture Steering Committee, NACO
  • Utah Counties Insurance Pool Board of Trustees
  • Utah Association of Counties Executive First Vice President