Elected Officials

Elected Officials

The City of Anna Maria has a commission form of government. A Mayor and five Commissioners are elected to two-year terms. Two Commissioners are elected in even numbered years and the remaining three Commissioners are elected in odd numbered years. The Mayor is not a voting member of the Commission.

The Commission’s monthly work sessions convene at 6 PM on the second Thursday of each month.  The Commission's regular monthly meeting is on the fourth Thursday at Anna Maria City Hall.

Under Florida law, e-mail addresses are public records. If you do not want your e-mail address released in response to a public-records request, do not send electronic mail to this entity. Instead, contact this office by phone or in writing.

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Dan Murphy, Mayor

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Doug Copeland, Commissioner


Amy Tripp, Commissioner

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Carol Carter, Commissioner


                 Term of office ends November 2019

I have been a full-time resident and voter in the City of
Anna Maria since 2006; my husband and I have owned
our residence at 239 Willow Avenue since 2001. Read Full Bio


Brian Seymour, Commissioner


  • Term of office ends November 2020

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Dale Woodland, Commissioner

Dale Woodland is a long time resident of the  city of
Anna Maria who has been active in City government
by serving on various boards and committees over the years.