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Board Member:  Wendell Davis

Address:
Administration Building
Green Cove Springs, FL
32043
Phone: 904-269-6394
Email: Wendell.Davis@claycountygov.com
Additional Information:

Wendell D. Davis is a native of Jacksonville, Florida, graduating from the University of Florida earning a B. S. degree in Physical Education, Health and Recreation (1964) and a Masters Degree in Educational Administration (University of Florida) in 1967.

Following graduation, Wendell entered the U.S. Army as an Armored Tank Officer. After two (2) years of active military service, he entered the civilian world and coached high school football in Florida for 14 years and college football in North and South Carolina for 6 years. During his coaching years, Wendell also served as a member of the U.S. Army Reserves earning the rank of Major, and The Army Commendation Medal for outstanding service.

Wendell was licensed in real estate in 1978 in the Panhandle of Florida while continuing his coaching career. Wendell began his real estate career full time in 1987 in Jacksonville, after retiring from coaching. In July 1991, Wendell joined Watson Realty Corp. and in December 1995 was promoted to Regional Vice President of the Property Management Division. Currently, he supervises 25 property management office sites (approximately 4600 properties) located from the Kissimmee/Orlando area in central Florida to St. Marys in South Georgia.

In addition, Wendell serves as President of Watson Maintenance Services, Inc., containing a Home Improvement Division, a Plumbing Division, a Heating and Air Conditioning Division and Electrical Contracting Division.

Wendell served as President of the Florida Association of Realtors in 2010, the largest trade association in Florida with approximately 120,000 members, and was recognized as “Realtor of the Year” for 2011.

His civic involvement includes: 1) Director and Past President of the Clay County Chamber of Commerce, 2) Chairman of the Clay County Transit Committee, and Chairman of the Clay County Transportation Advisory Committee, 3) President of the Clay County Republican Men’s Club, 4) Foundation Board of Directors Member -St. Johns River State College Foundation, 5) Clay County YMCA Director, 6) Member of Fleming Island Rotary, 7) Chair Supervisory Committee of Health Services Credit Union.

Wendell has been active for many years in his church and other community activities.

He and his wife Jackie will have been married for 48 years in April 2012, and have three grown children, and four grand children.


Education

  • University of Florida, B.S. Degree, 1964
  • University of Florida, Masters Degree, 1967

Leadership

  • Officer in the US Army, 2 years active; 21 years U.S. Army Reserves
  • Coached High School and College Football, 22 years
  • Regional Vice President of the Property Management Division, Watson Realty Corp.
  • President of Watson Maintenance Services, Inc.
  • Director and Past President of the Clay County Chamber of Commerce
  • Chairman of the Clay County Transit Committee
  • President of the Clay County Republican Men’s Club
  • St. Johns River State College Foundation Board of Directors Member

2015/2016 Committee Assignments

  • Chamber of Commerce Liaison
  • Clay County Council on Aging Liaison
  • Local Coordinating Board (Transportation Disadvantaged) Chairman
  • Alternate, Northeast Florida Transportation Planning Organization

Board Seats: 
BoardSeatTerm StartTerm EndTitleAppointed By

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Board Appointments: 
BoardSeatTerm StartTerm EndTitleAppointee
Clay County Historical Preservation BoardMember 107/01/201307/01/2018District 1Haddock, Marilyn
Planning CommissionDistrict 401/01/201601/01/2018District 4Johnson, Belinda
Board of AdjustmentsMember 201/01/201301/01/2017Member 2, Term Expired, Still ServingHadden, Keith
Board of AdjustmentsMember 508/10/200401/01/2008Member 5, Term EndedAuclair, William
Board of AdjustmentsMember 501/01/200801/01/2012Member 5, Term EndedAuclair, William
Board of AdjustmentsMember 501/01/201201/01/2016Member 5, Term EndedAuclair, William
Board of AdjustmentsMember 306/14/201601/01/2020Member 3Kolosky, Trish
Board of AdjustmentsMember 101/01/201301/01/2017Member 1, No longer servingTidball, Allyn
Board of AdjustmentsMember 109/13/201601/01/2017Member 1, Term Expired, Still ServingHall, Mickey
Board of AdjustmentsMember 401/01/201601/01/2020Member 4Cornelius, Mark
Board of AdjustmentsMember 501/01/201601/01/2020Member 5Auclair, William
Planning CommissionDistrict 101/01/201601/01/2018District 1Bourre, Michael