Dr. David Willard



David Willard was elected Port of Beaumont Commissioner At-Large in 2019.

Willard is an award-winning educator, author, editor, and community servant.  In his nearly 30-year career in education, he has worked in some of the nation’s finest schools and currently serves as Middle School Dean of Students at All Saints Episcopal School in Beaumont  He also serves on the CHRISTUS Southeast Texas Health System Regional Board, the CHRISTUS St. Elizabeth Advisory Board and the Green Dot Public Schools of Southeast Texas Board, among others.

Willard’s commitment to service is richer and deeper due to his devotion to family, community, and place.  He strives to follow in the footsteps of his forebears as an advocate of Beaumont.