Matt White is a fourth generation native of El Reno. He is married to Elisha White, an El Reno school teacher and has 3 children. Matt currently serves as the Mayor of El Reno, Chairman of the Municipal Authority, Hospital Authority and Airpark Authority. He previously served on the El Reno City Council, was the President of the Oklahoma Municipal Contractors and Oklahoma Asphalt Paving Association; served on the board of the El Reno Planning Commission as well as numerous other committees and foundations.
As a local business owner, Matt and his wife renovated two of the historic buildings in downtown El Reno. As owner of McConnell Construction, Matt was responsible for many infrastructure and road building projects in Oklahoma.
As Mayor of El Reno, Matt has been dedicated to the economic development of this community, including El Reno’s CIP that is responsible for many of the improvements to the city of El Reno.
Matt believes in less government and more fiscal responsibility. He is not afraid to make tough decisions and believes his most important job is to listen to the citizens. He believes that Oklahoma is a wonderful place to live and plans to work hard to ensure the stability and growth of for future generations.