Leading us in the right direction

From our Executive Team to our Board of Directors, Big Brothers Big Sisters has a compassionate and dedicated group of individuals on our side that are willing to do whatever it takes to help change children’s lives for the better

Governing Board of Directors

Melissa Keener, Chair
Keener Jones Insurance, Inc.

Adrienne Maygarden, Vice Chair
Ascension Sacred Heart

Jennifer McFarren, Secretary
Navy Federal Credit Union

Trang Huynh, Treasurer
Gulf Power Company

Robert Powell, Legal Counsel
Moorhead Law Group, PLLC

Brian Williams, Immediate Past Chair
Kool Karts, Graphics and Cushions

Andrew Hobbs
Escambia County Sheriff's Office

Ben Shell
Emanuel, Sheppard & Condon

Chris Roney
Ace Unlocks

Greg Harris
Pensacola Ice Flyers

Jarrod Dawson
Raymond James

Jessica Rockhill
The Rockhill Group, Inc.

Larry Kuhn
Kuhn Realty

Leah Ralls
F.M. Nalty Timberlands

Lewis Bear III
The Lewis Bear Company

Megan Ingraham
Navy Federal Credit Union 

Nancy Clark
Jacobs Engineering Group

Richard McClanahan

Rick Appleyard
John Appleyard Agency

Scott Warren
Warren Averett

Kevin Barr - Bay County Representative
Bryant & Higby, Chartered

Community Board Members - Bay County

Kevin Barr, Chair
Bryant & Higby, Chartered

Nathaniel Taylor, Vice-Chair
C&G Sporting Goods

Shawn Streeter, Immediate Past Chair
Great American Media

Ashley Smith
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Brittany Moog
Bitty Bubbles Swim School

Elizabeth Scott

Christine Daniels
The Daniels Team-Keller Williams Success Realty

AJ Bacon

Ivy Bacon

Keith Carroll
Clear Title & Escrow, LLC

Kelsey Peck
WMBB News 13

Carly Sostheim
Corcoran Reverie

Cory Brown
Think Real Estate

Brian Connors
Perry & Young

Kate McDaniel Watson


Community Board Members - Okaloosa/Walton Counties

Rique Gwin, Chair
Duke Field

Kelly Gwin
Duke Field

John A. Holguin II
Okaloosa Tax Collector

James Wilson
Streamline Defense/Credence

Sue Laushine
Coastal Realty Services

Jim Brechin
Former Owner of Destin Animal Clinic

Jeff Reinle

Demeika McClendon
Okaloosa County Sheriff's Department