Districts and Legislators


  Town Council:

    Harold Ofstie, Mayor

    Robert Gibbons, Vice Mayor

    Michele Henry, Councilmember

    Paul Knapp, Councilmember

    Howard Thrailkill, Councilmember

Please see the Current Council page for their biographies.

Indian River County


District 2: 

    Joe Flescher, County Commissioner

  County Commissioners other districts:
    ​​Susan Adams, County Commissioner for District 1

    Tim Zorc, County Commissioner for District 3

    ​Peter O'Bryan, County Commissioner for District 4

​    Bob Solari, County Commissioner for District 5

State of Florida


State House of Representatives District 54:

    Erin Grall, State Representative

  State Sentate District 17:

    Debbie Mayfield, State Senator



U.S. Congressional District 8:

    Bill Posey, U.S. Congressional Representative    

  U.S. Senate:

    Bill Nelson, U.S. Senator

    Marco Rubio, U.S. Senator

​Helpful Voter Links

​Indian River County Supervisor of Elections: www.voteindianriver.com
Florida Department of State Division of Elections: dos.myflorida.com/elections
Florida Elections Commission: www.fec.state.fl.us
​Florida Commission on Ethics: www.ethics.state.fl.us

Local, State and Federal Representatives

On this page is information regarding your current representatives in government as a resident in Orchid. If you are interested in representing Town of Orchid as a councilmember yourself, please see the Election page for information. ​Below are also some very helpful links to voter resources.

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​​​Town of Orchid

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