Brian D. Sackett was first elected to the Longwood City Commission on November 4, 2003. He served as Deputy Mayor from May 3, 2004 until November 2004, from November 2016 until November 2017, and again from May 6, 2019 until November 2020. At the May 5, 2008 City Commission Meeting, the Commission first elected him as Mayor and he served until May 2009. He was elected Mayor at the May 7, 2012 City Commission Meeting and served until May 2014. He was elected again at the May 3, 2021 City Commission Meeting and served until May 2022.