Jacksonville Advisory Board

Advisory Board members are the foundation for the public support that sustains The Salvation Army in a local community. Comprised of influential business leaders and public officials, this board of volunteers advises The Salvation Army on matters of community priorities and needs. They also serve as ambassadors to the community – enlisting support for the cause of hope.

2017/2018 Northeast Florida Advisory Board

  • W. Hamilton Traylor, Chairman
  • Sally Ragsdale, Past Chairwoman


  • Steven Bacalis
  • Michael Biagini
  • Peter Blumeyer
  • Hank Bonar
  • Captain Aaron Bowman (R)
  • The Honorable Tyrie Boyer
  • Clyde Brumfield
  • Cecilia Bryant
  • Mike Buresh
  • Christine Carter
  • Patrick Coleman
  • Krista Curran
  • Ken Durkee
  • Gil Feltel, Jr.
  • Meredith Guess
  • S. Mark Hand
  • John Heinzel
  • The Honorable Judge Dawn Hudson
  • Bob Hyde
  • Cindy James
  • Hobart Joost, Jr.
  • Tom Lee
  • Dr. Richard Lipsey
  • Karrie Massee
  • Dr. Robert Morris, Jr.
  • Robert O’Quinn, Jr.
  • Michael Rutherford
  • Deacon Jim Seabert
  • Jennie Shad
  • A. C. “Chip” Skinner, III
  • Dr. N.H. "Bo" Tucker
  • Henry Turner
  • Dr. Robert Van Cleve
  • Dan Wolff, III
  • Capt. O. Wayne Young, USN (R)
  • Geoff Youngblood
  • Emilio Zeller, III

Life Members

  • Jack Coleman
  • Phillip S. May, Jr.

Emeritus Members

  • William Barnett
  • Dan Coffman, Jr.
  • Blanche Coggin
  • Walter Dickinson
  • Rita Joost
  • Linda Moseley