Cllr. Wyse is a member of Fianna Fáil party and represents the Waterford City East area.
In the 2014 local elections at age 19, having reached the quota, he was elected to Council for the first time. Adam is a graduate of Waterford Institute of Technology, qualifying with a Bachelors of Business (Hons) Degree, specialising in Economics and Finance. Adam is a board member of Waterford Airport, Garter Lane and a steering committee member of Waterford Comhairle na nÓg, along with many other local community committees.