Councilmember, District 3
William Whetstone was elected to City Council in January 2022 to serve as councilmember of District 3. Previously, Will served on the West Valley Board of Adjustments from 2013 to 2021. He and his wife Debbie have lived in West Valley City for 30 years and have raised their four daughters there.
A graduate from Granger High School, Will is a Director over Community Development with American Express National Bank’s Center for Community Development. He leads the Community Reinvestment Act Loan and Investment group where the team originates and manages community development investments and loans that sustain the provisions of the CRA for American Express National Bank.
Professionally, Will has 27 years of banking experience primarily in small business, commercial and community development lending and investments. Will is active in the community and serves on a number of Boards of Director including Rocky Mountain Community Reinvestment Corporation, Community Development Finance Alliance, Utah National Guard Charitable Trust, and ChamberWest. Previously he has served on the board of AAA Fair Credit Foundation Board, and UGF Institute Inc. Will holds a Master of Business Administration. He also serves part-time in the Utah Air National Guard as part of the 151st Air Refueling Wing.