Board of Directors

Board of Director Meetings

8:30 a.m. – Thursday, March 30, 2017–Annual Meeting at Ramada Resort Plaza
8:30 a.m. – Tuesday, April 18, 2017—at United Way office
8:30 a.m. – Thursday, May 18, 2017—-at NWFSC, Niceville
8:30 a.m. – Thursday, July 20, 2017—at NWFSC, Niceville
8:30 a.m. – Thursday, Aug 17, 2017—-at NWFSC, Niceville
8:30 a.m. – Thursday, Sept 21, 2017—at NWFSC, Niceville
8:30 a.m. – Thursday, Oct 19, 2017—-at NWFSC, Niceville
8:30 a.m. – Thursday, Nov 16, 2017—-at NWFSC, Niceville
8:30 a.m. – Thursday, Dec 21, 2017—-at NWFSC, Niceville
8:30 a.m. – Thursday, Jan 18, 2018—-at NWFSC, Niceville

Thursday, February 15, 2018 (tentative)—-2017 Annual Meeting

2016 Executive Committee

Chair Betty Brassell First City Bank
Immediate Past Chair Walter Hooks Regions Bank
Chair-Elect Alan Wood CCB Community Bank
Campaign Chair Alexis Tibbetts Walton County School District
Treasurer and Finance Chair Alan Jowers Carr, Riggs & Ingram
Fund Distribution Chair Kim Cox Beach Community Bank
Marketing Chair Yvonne Freeman Brainstorms Marketing and Event Planning

2017 Board Members

Matthew Avery CHELCO
Steve Baxter Steve Baxter Insurance Agency
Michael Beedie City of Ft Walton Beach
Alicia Booker North Okaloosa Medical Center
Melinda Bowers University of West Florida
Marshall Buscemi Publix Super Markets
Mike Coupe Cox Communications
Amy Dale Okaloosa County School District
Jacob Foreman Publix Super Markets
Caralee Gibson GSC Systems
Garrick Hatfield ZT Motors
John Hofstad Okaloosa County Administrator
Jeff Hooton Coastal Bank and Trust
Bernard Johnson Gulf Power Company
Robert Kirila Doolittle Institute
Lee Lewis Avcon
Mitch Mongell Ft Walton Beach Medical Center
Steve Moore Ft Walton Beach Medical Center
Charlie Nix Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office
Sal Nodjomian Matrix Design Group
Patricia Parker Trustmark Bank
Christine Powell Sacred Heart Hospital of Emerald Coast
Artie Rodriguez Walton County Sheriff’s Office
Henry Sanders The Boeing Company
Katie Sharon Okaloosa County Clerk of Court
George Shealy The Rock Ministries of Ft Walton Beach
Oxana Solovieva First City Commercial Real Estate
Nathan Sparks Okaloosa Economic Development Council
Paul Swan Nationwide (retired)
Darrell Taylor Gulf Coast Electric
Dave Whalen Twin Cities Hospital
Randy White Northwest Florida State College

Active Past Presidents

2015 Robert Kamm Sandcastle Resorts & Hotels
2014 Martha Miller Coastal Bank and Trust
2012 Jack Azzaretto University of West Florida
2010 Alan Gieseman White-Wilson Medical Center
2009 Jeanne Dailey Newman Dailey Resort Properties
2005 Philippe Miceli Summit Bank
2004 Yvonne Freeman Brainstorms Marketing and Event Planning