Eggers is the current Chair of the Pinellas County Commission. He was first elected to the Commission in November 2014, and during his time in office, he has served on various boards that addressed issues such as transportation, economic development, and water utility.
Dave Eggers was born in St. Louis, Missouri, but was raised in Peru and Guatemala as his parents moved there early in his childhood. He speaks Spanish and holds a great appreciation for latin culture. He attended Duke University where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Engineering before completing his MBA at the University of Pittsburgh. Eggers has been heavily involved with the community through the Greater Dunedin Little League where he coached for more than 14 years, including a couple trips to the World Series; he also served as Chairman of the Board at Mease Continuing Care.
Eggers served as Chairman of the Dunedin Chamber of Commerce before he was elected as a Dunedin City Commissioner and later as Mayor of Dunedin. Since entering public service, Eggers has proudly worked with our Veterans though service on the Bay Pines Community-Veterans Engagement Committee and successfully fought for Purple Heart Designations for both the city of Dunedin and Pinellas County.
Eggers and his wife, Becky, have 2 adult children, Ryan and Emily.