Our Governing Body

Board of Directors

One Hopeful Place is a 501C(3) Non-Profit. All monies and donations collected are managed by the Board of Directors for the Community Solutions of the Emerald Coast. The board is comprised of caring volunteers from various local businesses and ex-officio members of the City of Fort Walton Beach and Okaloosa County.

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Ted Corcoran


President of the Greater
Fort Walton Beach

Chamber of Commerce

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Holly Karr


Beast Code

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James Wright


Carr, Riggs, and Ingram

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Jami Searle

Asst. Treasurer

Community Bank President
Cadence Bank

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Ashley Flowers


Sales Manager
Cadence Bank

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Ex Officio Board Member

City Manager of the City of
Fort Walton Beach

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John Hofstad

Ex Officio Board Member

Okaloosa County Administrator
Okaloosa County Florida

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Lisa Jo Spencer

Past President

Lisa Jo Spencer, P.A.
Lisa Jo Spencer Law Firm

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Bill Roberts

Barnes Insurance

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Robin Donlon

Market President

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Anthony Sawyer

90 Works

Rev. Matt Langford