Henry Bouchot was elected to the Whittier City Council District 2 in April 2018 to a four-year term. Henry is the founder of a nonprofit organization focused on assisting disabled military veterans and is a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. He holds a law degree from Boston College and a Master's of Business Administration from Mount Saint Mary's University. He earned a Bachelor of Arts from Loyola Marymount University. Prior to serving on the City Council, Henry served on the Whittier City Social Services Commission.