County Members

Danny Glidewell | Chair

District 2 Commissioner | Chair

William "Boots" McCormick

District 1 Commissioner

Municipal Members

Ann Sexton

Mayor Paxton, FL

Bob Campbell | Vice Chair

Mayor of DeFuniak Springs, FL

Russ Barley

Mayor of Freeport, FL

Education Members

A. Russell Hughes


Walton County School District

Dr. G. Devin Stephenson


Northwest Florida State College

Private Sector Members

Including the Private Sector in the decision-making process at the Walton County Economic Development Alliance is critical to ensuring the needs of business are being represented amongst the board.  Private sector seats are elected for two-year terms.  Seats are staggered so that members of the private sector may apply each year.  If you are interested in serving on the Board of Directors as a Private Sector Member, please complete form linked below, and a member of the team will follow-up with you.

Matthew Avery

Seat 1 - CHELCO


Seat 2 - Open

Ashley Rogers

Seat 3 - Dunlap & Shipman

Megan Harrison

Seat 4 - Walton Area Chamber


Uriah Matthews

Executive Director


Marketing Intern (unpaid)