Commissioner Ken Hagan is a native and lifelong resident of Hillsborough County. He was first elected to the Hillsborough County Board of County Commissioners in November 2002, and was re-elected in 2004 and 2008 to District 2. He was elected to represent countywide District 5 in 2010 and 2014. During that time, he has held the leadership positions of Chaplain in Fiscal Years 2003, 2004 and 2010; Vice Chairman in Fiscal Years 2005, 2006 and 2007; and he was chosen by his peers to serve as Chairman in Fiscal Years 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012 and 2013. In addition, Commissioner Hagan has chaired the County's transportation Task Force.
As part of his duties as a County Commissioner, Hagan serves on the following Boards and Councils:
- Committee of 6
- Florida Association of Counties Board of Directors
- Metropolitan Planning Organization
- Public Transportation Commission
- Southwest Florida Water Management District Liaison
- Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corp
- Tampa Bay Water Board of Directors
- Tampa Sports Authority
- Value Adjustment Board
- Visit Tampa Bay
Ken Hagan has a bachelor's degree in finance from the University of Florida and a master's degree in business administration from the University of Tampa. He and his wife, Susan, have a son, Jake and daughter, Elizabeth.