Coastal Dune Lake Advisory Board

The Coastal Dune Lakes Advisory Board is comprised of residents and partners with Walton County, to ensure the protection, health and environmental integrity of the county's globally rare and imperiled Coastal Dune Lakes and to provide sound recommendations to the Walton County Board of Commissioners. The Coastal Dune Lakes Advisory Board monitors the watersheds and the Coastal Dune Lake Protection Zones of 15 Coastal Dune Lakes for activities that affect the environmental conservation of the lakes.

2021 Meeting Dates

Tuesday, January 19, 2021
Tuesday, February 16, 2021
***Change in Schedule***
Thursday, May 13, 2021
Thursday, June 10, 2021
Thursday, September 9, 2021
Thursday, October 14, 2021

Coastal Dune Advisory Board meetings are from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM.  Meetings are held at the District 5 Large Conference Room (70 Logan Lane, Santa Rosa Beach,  FL).  

Board Members


On Lake


Adrian Davis "Dave" Lovell; Term: 2020 - 2023
 Laura Talbert - Secretary; Term: 2020 - 2023
 Debbie Heard - Chair; Term: 2018 - 2021
Cole Taylor - Vice-Chair; Term: 2019 - 2022

At-Large


Julie Daum - Term: 2020 - 2023
 Mark Messerly; Term: 2018 - 2022

North of Bay


 Tim Ryals; Term: 2018 - 2021