William R. Valentine
William R. “Bill” Valentine was re-elected to the Office of Allegany County Commissioner in 2014 for a four-year term. He was first elected in 2010.
Commissioner Valentine owns and operates Carl G.
Valentine & Son, Inc., a full-service plumbing company serving the
Tri-State Area since 1947. He purchased this family business in 1978. He
possesses a Masters License in plumbing as well as heating, ventilation,
and air conditioning (HVAC) in the State of
Commissioner Valentine studied business administration
and graduated from
During this term of office Commissioner Valentine and
Commissioner Valentine is a member of the Maryland
Association of Counties (MACo) Board of Directors and co-chairs MACo’s
Education Subcommittee. He also serves on MACo’s Legislative Committee,
the Education Subcommittee, and the Initiatives Subcommittee.
Commissioner Valentine is on the Maryland Rural Counties Coalition Board
of Directors. He is President of the Tri-County Council for Western
Maryland, Inc. and serves on the State of Maryland Department of
Juvenile Justice Advisory Board. Commissioner Valentine is associated
with the Western Maryland Consortium (
Commissioner Valentine has been actively involved in the community for
many years. He has served on the Allegany County Chamber of
Commerce Board of Directors as well as the Chamber’s Executive
Committee, Economic Development Committee, and Legislative Committee. In
addition, he currently serves on the Board of Directors of Horizon
Goodwill Industries, Inc. Commissioner Valentine has also served several
professional organizations: The Western Maryland Home Builders
Association’s Board of Directors and the Legislative Committee, the
Tri-State Heat Pump Association’s Board of Directors, and the Allegany
County Master Plumbers Association.