Michael E. Covert

Michael E. Covert

District 7 (Buckwalter in Bluffton)
Term Expires December 2020Michael Covert

Michael Covert is originally from Virginia and has made his home in Beaufort County since 1996; he and his wife Theresa, married in 2009, reside in Bluffton. He has 4 daughters, 3 that have “flown the nest” and the youngest is away at college. He also loves being “Pop-Pop” to his grandchildren. Covert is President & Managing Member of Covert Aire, LLC. He has been involved in the community as Past President of the Bluffton Rotary Club; Past Board Member of the GBCC; a member of the HVAC Advisory Committee for TCL; Past President of McCracken Middle SIC; Past member of the Beaufort County Capital Improvements Sales Tax Commission and supporter of Don Ryan Center for Innovation, American Heart Association, Community Foundation of the Lowcountry, Backpack Buddies, Children’s Center of HHI, HELP of Beaufort, Bluffton Self Help, and Volunteers in Medicine Clinic Bluffton and many other charities and civic organizations. He was a sponsor of the ABC-TV Extreme Home Makeover in 2014.

Most recently, he began two local efforts (4th Quarter Drive To End Hunger & Operation Warm Up) through his business involving both employees, clients and vendors.

Mike enjoys spending time with his 6 grandchildren, travel, golf, and cooking adventures. He is a former NASCAR Announcer on Regional and National radio networks and was named 2001 National Short Track Magazine Announcer of the Year. He currently sponsors the Beaufort County High School Football on WHHI TV and serves as one of the TV commentators at the featured game of the week throughout Beaufort County. The game is a live broadcast, with Mike providing interviews to coaches, players and rallying students to have fun.

Committee Assignments:

  • Finance - Vice Chairman
  • Community Services - Member
  • Governmental - Member
  • Public Facilities - Member
  • Lowcountry Council of Governments (LCOG) - Member

Liaison / Membership:

  • Parks and Leisure Service Board Liaison
  • USC-Beaufort Liaison

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Term of Office:

  • 2017 - 2020


P.O. Box 3440
Bluffton, SC 29910
Office: 843.255.2191