District 1 Commissioner, Michael Hudak

Professional head shot of Michael Hudak smiling

Commissioner Michael Hudak was elected in March 2019. He is a 20 year homesteaded resident of Deerfield Beach, a veteran of the United States Air Force and has 30 years of experience as a Human Resources Professional. 

As a resident of Deerfield Beach, Commissioner Hudak has been involved in numerous organizations to include Citizens Emergency Response Team (CERT), Citizens Observer Patrol (COP), an executive board member of the Deerfield Beach Chamber of Commerce, a founding member of the Deerfield Beach Economic Development Council, Deerfield Beach Rotary and Deerfield Beach Kiwanis.

Commissioner Hudak moved to Margate, Florida in 1970 and graduated from Coconut Creek High School in 1984. Upon graduating High School, he joined the United States Air Force where he served from 1984 – 1988 on active duty and until 1990 as a reservist. Upon an honorable discharge, Commissioner Hudak returned to Margate Florida and started a furniture refinishing company before entering Broward Community College in 1989. He received his Associates Degree in Business Administration in 1991 and enrolled in Florida Atlantic University where he completed his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from FAU in April of 1993.

Commissioner Hudak began his human resources career with United Parcel Service, where he was over both the Deerfield Beach and Fort Lauderdale locations. Commissioner Hudak has had Human Resources Management and Director level positions with numerous companies to include Hertz Rent-a-car, Wm. Thies and Sons, Charter Schools USA and Choice Legal Group. Commissioner Hudak is currently the Director of Human Resources for SHL Pharma.

Commissioner Hudak is married to wife Paula. They have five children, Ashlee, Nikki, Sienna, Pamela, and Luis.