Cape May County Board of Chosen Freeholders
Will Morey was elected to the Cape May County Board of Chosen Freeholders in 2011, Will oversees the Department of Planning, Economic Development, Transportation Infrastructure and is liaison for the County’s Open Space and Farmland Preservation and Planning Boards. Will was elected to the New Jersey State Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors in January 2016.
Professionally, Will is President and CEO of Morey’s Piers, a family owned business started in 1969 and recognized as a premier regional entertainment destination located in Wildwood, NJ.
Will and his brother, Jack, were recipients of the 2009 NJ Family Business of the Year award selected by The Rothman Institute of Entrepreneurship at Farleigh Dickinson University. Also in 2009, they received the prestigious New Jersey BIZ Hall of Fame Family of the Year award which honors individuals who have devoted their time and energy to improving and revitalizing business in New Jersey.
He participates in the leadership of the amusement industry through the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA). He has served as the Government Relations Committee Chairman, the Audit Committee Chairman, on the Board of Directors and is a recent Member of the Executive Committee. In 2013, he served as Chairman of the Board for the global association and currently serves as Chairman of the IAAPA Governance Committee.
Will supports many charitable and community initiatives and has served on the Board of Education for both Wildwood and Wildwood Crest, the Boardwalk Special Improvement District and the Atlantic Cape Community College (ACCC) Foundation Board where he recently completed a role as County Chair for the Capital and Scholarship Campaign. He is also a past Founding Board Member and Trustee of Cape Volunteers in Medicine. Beginning in 2015, Will is the Chair of the Cape May County Coast Guard Community Foundation.
Will is a graduate of Auburn University where he received his B.S. in Business Administration with emphasis in Finance. He is a licensed, commercial rated pilot and Certified Flight Instructor. He resides in Wildwood Crest with his wife of 32 years, Janice. They have two sons, Will B. and Kyle.