Jobs and Economic Opportunities Committee

The Jobs and Economic Opportunities Committee (JEOC), created by resolution on March 24, 2015, consists of volunteer members appointed by the Board of County Commissioners, representing a group of professionals from diverse industries. This committee requires a minimum of five (5) members and maximum of nine (9) members. View the resolution.

The purpose of the JEOC is to:

  • Receive updates on the status of projects funded through the JEO Trust Fund Program
  • Receive quarterly updates on JEO Trust Fund revenues and expenditures
  • Hear and make recommendations on JEO Trust Fund Program marketing initiatives and campaigns
  • Present an annual report to the Board of County Commissioners as to whether the JEO Trust Fund Program is progressing in the desired direction
  1. Vacant
  2. Mike Davis
  3. Ralph Acton
  4. Alex Quinn
  5. Brenton Basinger
  6. Linda Mather
  7. Les Stearns
  8. Jay Michlin

We are looking for New Members!

Agriculture, Real Estate or Industrial/Manufacturing professional needed.

How to Apply for Appointment:

Persons interested in serving on the JEOC need to send a letter of interest and resume via email to: David Engel.

2021.05.18 JEOC Vacancy Press Release


Contact Us | Office of Economic Growth
8731 Citizens Dr. Suite 350 | New Port Richey, FL 34654
David Engel Economic Growth Director | dengel@pascocountyfl.net | 727-815-7092 x8274
Steve Smith Business Analyst | stsmith@pascocountyfl.net | 727-815-7092 x8829
Troy Jackson Program Manager | tjackson@pascocountyfl.net | 727-815-7092 x2350
Shelby Roberts | 
Project Coordinator II | sroberts@pascocountyfl.net | 727-815-7092 x7848