As a leader and an innovator with a legacy of service in three County Executive administrations, Marcus Henry has the experience to strengthen New Castle County.

“My greatest priorities in life are to be a good father, and husband, and to serve the people of New Castle County. I was born and raised here, and Iā€™m proud to call it my home.”
ā€” Marcus Henry

The New Castle County Executive leads and manages the Executive Branch of the County government. Their primary responsibility is to advance the County by growing the economy and delivering outstanding services. This ensures that New Castle County remains a safe, flourishing home for residents and an attractive destination for visitors.

  • Police
  • Paramedics
  • Parks & Recreations
  • Libraries
  • Economic Development
  • Housing Assistance
  • Land Use Planning
  • Stormwater Management
  • Wastewater Management
  • New Castle County Democratic Committee
  • City of Wilmington Democratic Committee
  • The Delaware Sierra Club
  • House Speaker Valerie Longhurst (HD-15)
  • Senate President Pro Tempore Dave Sokola (SD-08)
  • House Majority Leader Melissa Minor Brown (HD-17)
  • Senate Majority Whip Elizabeth Lockman (SD-03)
  • Sen. Spiros Mantzavinos (SD-07)
  • Sen. Nicole Poore (SD-12)
  • Sen. Marie Pinkney (SD-13)
  • Sen. Darius Brown (SD-02)
  • Rep. Debra Heffernan (HD-06)
  • Rep. Kendra Johnson (HD-05)
  • Rep. Cyndie Romer (HD-25)
  • Rep. Franklin Cooke Jr. (HD-16)
  • Rep. Stephanie T. Bolden (HD-02)
  • Rep. Paul Baumbach (HD-23)
  • Rep. Krista Griffith (HD-12)
  • Rep. Sophie Phillips (HD-18)
  • Rep. Kim Williams (HD-19)
  • Mayor Mike Purzycki
  • Former Mayor of Wilmington James Sills
  • Former Mayor of Wilmington Dennis P. Williams
  • Former Mayor of Newark Vance Funk
  • Former LT. Governor Matthew Denn
  • Insurance Commissioner Trinidad Navarro
  • Former County Executive Dennis Greenhouse
  • Former County Executive Paul Clark
  • Councilman Penrose Hollins (NCC CD-04)
  • Councilman John Cartier (NCC CD-08)
  • Councilman George Smiley (NCC CD-07)
  • Councilwoman Janet Kilpatrick (NCC CD-03)
  • Councilwoman Dee Durham (NCC CD-02)
  • Councilman Dave Carter (NCC CD-06)
  • Councilwoman Valerie George (NCC CD-05)
  • Councilman Jea P. Street
  • Former Councilman Kenneth Woods
  • Former Rep. John Kowalko


Meet & Greet with Dave Carter, Kevin Caneco, and Marcus Henry: Wednesday, July 24th, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

An Evening at Wilmington Whiskey Club: Thursday, July 25th, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

An Evening at The Mill: Tuesday, July 30th, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Meet & Greet by Chuck Fleming: Wednesday, August 1st, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm