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Council Member Robert S Weinroth was first elected to Seat D of the Boca Raton City Council in a special election to complete the unexpired term of Council Member Anthony Majhess (who had resigned to run, unsuccessfully, for Mayor) in March 2014.
Mr. Weinroth was re-elected to a full three-year term, without opposition, in March 2015.
In his first term as a member of the Boca Raton City Council, Mr. Weinroth was also elected to serve as Vice-Chair of the Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA). All members of the Council are, simultaneously, elected as Commissioners of the CRA.
At the organizational meeting, held on March 31, 2015, Mr. Weinroth was elected to serve as Deputy Mayor, succeeding, term limited Deputy Mayor Constance Scott. Mr. Weinroth was also appointed to be the alternate city representative on the Palm Beach Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO). Mayor Susan Haynie is currently Chair of this important forum for county planning. The Palm Beach MPO provides both long-range and short-term transportation planning for all of Palm Beach County.
Council Member Weinroth is a 24 year resident of Boca Raton where he is an attorney and small businessman. He is married to Pamela with four boys and two dogs in their blended family. Mr. Weinroth graduated, cum laude, from Boston's Northeastern University with a BSBA in Management and went on to earn his Juris Doctor at New England School of Law.
Council Member Weinroth is admitted to practice law in Florida, Massachusetts and New Jersey as well as the federal courts in Massachusetts, New Jersey and the Middle and Southern Districts of Florida. He is also admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of the United States. He has served as president and general counsel of Freedom Medical Services Inc (FREEDOMED®), an accredited home medical supply company, begun with his wife, Pamela for the past 16 years.
Prior to his election, Mr. Weinroth accumulated a broad range of business management experience, having worked as a divisional president at claims subsidiary of American International Group. When he and his family relocated to Palm Beach County, Mr. Weinroth was engaged as a senior analyst for Southern Business Management Associates Inc, headquartered in Jacksonville, FL, where he was responsible for analyzing the corporate operations of small to medium sized, closely held companies throughout Florida and focusing on obstacles to their financial success.
Council Member Weinroth is a proud member of the Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce (where he continues to be active on the Government Affairs & Economic Development Committees), the Rotary Club of Boca Raton, Gold Coast Tiger Bay Club and volunteers, when he can, at Boca Helping Hands. He is an advocate for nonprofit organizations including Tri-County Animal Rescue, Boca Raton Police Athletic League, Boca Raton Museum, Boca Raton Historical Society, American Association of Care Giving Youth, Boca Ballet Theatre, Place of Hope at the Haven, Propel, George Snow Scholarship Fund and Family Promise, to name a few.
Mr. Weinroth was a Council appointment to the City's Elder Affairs Advisory Board where he served until becoming a candidate for a seat on the City Council. He has also been elected president of two homeowners associations (Boca Falls HOA and Briarcliff at Woodfield Country Club HOA) and was appointed to serve on the Safety & Security Committee at Woodfield Country Club HOA, its finance committee and the Club by-laws, long-range planning and finance committees.
Council Member Weinroth takes great pride in the work he did as a volunteer Guardian ad Litem for the 15th Judicial Circuit, advocating for the needs of abused and neglected children deemed dependent by the Court. Mr. Weinroth has served on the boards of two synagogues, most recently B’nai Torah Congregation, where he served as Financial Secretary, Treasurer, Vice President and Chair of the Budget & Finance Committee. He was elected to the PBC School Advisory Councils for Waters Edge Elementary and Olympic Heights Community High School, the Donna Klein Jewish Academy Board of Trustees, the Board of the Adolph and Rose Levis JCC, the Executive Board of the Friends of the IDF and served two terms as a member of the Florida Bar Board of Governors.
Council Member Weinroth was recently appointed by the Palm Beach County League of Cities to be a member of the C-51 Governance and Finance Workgroup, which has been tasked with addressing the critical need for adequate water reservoirs in South Florida.
Mr. Weinroth is honored to have been elected to the Boca Raton City Council and is committed to working with the Mayor and Council Members for the betterment of our great City.