Current Committee/Board Vacancies

St. Johns County is currently accepting applications for the following volunteer Board and Committee vacancies. Please call (904) 209-0300 for more information or to obtain an application.

Citizens Flood Mitigation Advisory Committee (1)
Purpose of Committee: The purpose of the Citizens Flood Mitigation Advisory Committee is to advise the Board of County Commissioners on floodplain management and hazard mitigation strategies. Primary responsibilities include assisting with the evaluation of (1) a program for public information, (2) a flood insurance coverage improvement plan and (3) a floodplain management or hazard mitigation plan.
Qualifications: Seeking applicant who resides or own a business within St. Johns County or conduct a majority of their business in St. Johns County. Applicant shall be non-governmental and demonstrate experience or expertise in compatible areas, including but not limited to neighborhood or homeowner associations, insurance, emergency/disaster response, utilities, chamber of commerce or other business organization, trade associations of builders or contractors, developers/real estate organizations, environmental organizations, engineering, planning, agriculture, handicap accessibility, education, non-profit organizations, business leadership, residence in the floodplain, or any other interested parties comprising the general public. Terms for the initial appointees to this committee may be from 1 to 4 years in length; thereafter, regular terms for the committee will be for 4 years.
Meeting Schedule: The Committee shall hold regular quarterly meetings, and may meet more frequently if needed or may meet on an alternate day as provided in its rules. Meetings are to be held in Conference Room 1A/1B of the County Permit Center, 4040 Lewis Speedway.
Questions: Questions can be directed to Thomas C. Filloramo, Administrative Coordinator, at (904) 209-0308, or tfilloramo@sjcfl.us.
Application Submission Deadline: October 19, 2018

Industrial Development Authority (1)
Purpose of Committee:
Created for the purpose of financing and refinancing projects for the public purpose described and in the manner provided by Florida Industrial Development Financing Act to foster economic development within St. Johns County.
Qualifications:
Applicants must be a resident of St. Johns County and must be a registered voter in St. Johns County. Members must file financial disclosure.
Term: Members serve a term of four (4) years.
Meeting Schedule: This Authority meets as needed on the 2nd Monday of every month from 3-5pm in the BOCC Executive Board Conference Room, 500 San Sebastian View.
Questions: Questions can be directed to Thomas C. Filloramo, Administrative Coordinator, at (904) 209-0308, or tfilloramo@sjcfl.us.
Application Submission Deadline: October 2, 2018

North Coastal Corridor Overlay District Design Review Board (2 members and 1 alternate)
Purpose of Committee: The purpose of the North Coastal Design Review Board is to maintain, protect and enhance the diverse and unique character of the North Coastal Corridor and its established beach community, respect the well-documented history of the area and achieve specific goals and objective of the St. Johns County Comprehensive Plan. The Design Review Board’s (DRB) primary responsibility is to determine compliance with Part 3.09.00 North Coastal Overlay District and Part 3.10.00 Vilano Beach Town Center Overlay of the St. Johns County Land Development Code, Ordinance 99-51, as amended.
Qualifications: Must be a St. Johns County resident who has shown an interest in the history and design of the North Coastal and Vilano Community, residing within the North Coastal Overlay District; or within the Vilano Town Center Mixed Used Overlay District. Seeking a registered Architect. Members are required to file a financial disclosure with the Supervisor of Elections.
Meeting Schedule: This Board meets the second Wednesday of each month at 4:00p.m. in the County Permit Center, 4040 Lewis Speedway.
Questions: Questions can be directed to Dawn M. Lange, Administrative Coordinator, at 904-209-0309, or dlange@sjcfl.us.
Application Submission Deadline: Friday, October 12, 2018

Cultural Resource Review Board (5 members & 2 alternates)
Purpose of Committee: Advise the Board of County Commissioners regarding cultural, architectural, archaeological, and historical resources of St. Johns County; and to identify, evaluate, document, designate, and protect these resources.
Qualifications: Must be a St. Johns County resident who is qualified through the demonstration of special interest, experience, or education in the preservation of the County’s cultural resources. Members shall, when possible, have practical and professional experience in one or more of the following fields: archaeology, architecture or architectural history, curation or conservation, planning, professional engineering, real estate, history, historic preservation, or related disciplines. Prefer Representatives from all 5 Districts.
Term: Initial appointed members will serve staggered terms of one (1), two (2), three (3) or four (4) year terms. Members must file a financial disclosure.
Meeting Schedule: This Board meets the first Monday of every other month at 3:30 p.m. in Conference Room 1 of the Permit Center Building, 4040 Lewis Speedway.
Questions: Questions can be directed to Dawn M. Lange, Administrative Coordinator, at 904-209-0309, or dlange@sjcfl.us.
Application Submission Deadline: September 27, 2018

West Augustine Nuisance Abatement Board (7)
Purpose of Committee: To conduct hearings regarding complaints of public nuisance within the West Augustine CRA. Also, promote, protect, and improve the health, safety and welfare of the citizens and businesses within the West Augustine Community Revitalization Area (CRA).
Qualifications: Applicants must be a County resident for at least one year, 18 years or older, residing within or operating a business within the West Augustine CRA.
Term: Regular members as well as alternates serve a term of four (4) years.
Meeting Schedule: This board meets quarterly.
Questions: Questions can be directed to Dawn M. Lange, Administrative Coordinator, at 904-209-0309, or dlange@sjcfl.us.
Application Submission Deadline: Open until filled

Contractors Review Board (4)
Purpose of Board: To insure proper administration of contractor licensing and discipline of licensed and unlicensed construction workers.
Qualifications: Applicants must be a resident of St. Johns County for at least two years prior to appointment.  Seeking Pool Contractor, General Contractor and Mechanical or Air Conditioning Contractor, and 2 Residents with no ties to the construction industry. Members serve a term of four (4) years.
Meeting schedule: This Board meets on the 4th Thursday of each month at 5:00pm in the County Auditorium, 500 San Sebastian View.
Questions: Questions can be directed to Dawn M. Lange, Administrative Coordinator, at 904-209-0309, or dlange@sjcfl.us.
Application Submission Deadline: Until filled

South Anastasia Design Review Board (1 Alternate and 3 Members)
Purpose of Committee: The purpose of the South Anastasia Design Review Board is to protect and preserve the "Old Florida" style, rural beach community in the South Anastasia Overlay District and achieve specific goals and objective of the St. Johns County Comprehensive Plan. The Design Review Board's (DRB) primary responsibility is to determine compliance with Part 3.07.00 South Anastasia Overlay of the St. Johns County Land Development Code, Ordinance 99-51, as amended.
Qualifications: Must be a St. Johns County resident who has shown an interest in the history and design of the Anastasia Community. Prefer at least one regular member who owns or operates an active business with a physical presence within the District and meet the Membership Area overlay residency requirements. Also, at least one (1) regular member shall demonstrate experience and expertise in architecture, design, planning, landscape architecture, history, or other relevant expertise of the Anastasia Community. This member does not need to meet the Membership Area overlay resident requirements. In the event there are no qualified applicants for this position, an applicant that meets the Membership Area overlay residency requirements may be appointed. All other members shall meet the Membership Area overlay residency requirements are to reside on Anastasia Island south of Dondanville Road. Members are required to file a financial disclosure.
Meeting Schedule: This Board meets the fourth Thursday of each month at 3:00 p.m. in the County Permits Center, 4040 Lewis Speedway.
Questions: Questions can be directed to Dawn Lange, Administrative Coordinator, at 904-209-0309, or dlange@sjcfl.us.
Application Submission Deadline: Until Filled

Mid-Anastasia Design Review Board (2 Alternate)
Purpose of Committee: The purpose of the Mid-Anastasia Design Review Board is to protect natural resources, maintain and enhance the diverse and unique character of the Mid-Anastasia Overlay District and achieve specific goals and objective of the St. Johns County Comprehensive Plan. The Design Review Board’s (DRB) primary responsibility is to determine compliance with Part 3.08.00 Mid-Anastasia Overlay District of the St. Johns County Land Development Code, Ordinance 99-51, as amended.
Qualifications: Must be a St. Johns County resident who has shown an interest in the history and design of the Anastasia Community. In the event there are no applicants meeting the above criteria, a member who resides within the Overlay District may be appointed. Prefer members have experience in architecture, design, planning, landscape architecture, history, or other relevant expertise of the Anastasia Community. Membership Area overlay residency requirements are to reside on Anastasia Island and north of Weff Road and Satsuma Avenue.
Term: Regular members as well as alternates serve a term of four (4) years. Members are required to file a financial disclosure.
Meeting Schedule: This Board meets the second Thursday of every month at 3:00pm in the County Permit Center, 4040 Lewis Speedway.
Questions: Questions can be directed to Dawn Lange, Administrative Coordinator, at 904-209-0309, or dlange@sjcfl.us.
Application Submission Deadline: Open until filled

Affordable Housing Advisory Committee (2)
Purpose of Committee: To review established policies and procedures, ordinances, land development regulations, and adopted local government comprehensive plan and recommend specific action or initiatives to encourage or facilitate affordable housing while protecting the ability of the property to appreciate in value.
Qualifications: Seeking applicants in connection with affordable housing, one actively engaged in the residential home building industry and one actively engaged in the banking or mortgage banking industry.
Term: Members serve a term of four (4) years.
Meeting Schedule: This Committee meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month.
Questions: Questions can be directed to Thomas C. Filloramo, Administrative Coordinator, at 904-209-0308, or tfilloramo@sjcfl.us.
Application Submission Deadline: Open Until Filled

Northwest Communication Tower Advisory Board (4)
Purpose of Committee: Review proposals for expenditure of income derived from the lease of Mills Field property.
Qualifications: Applicants must reside in the portion of St. Johns County bounded on the east by the westerly right-of-way of I-95; bounded on the south by the northerly right-of-way of CR 210 (from I-95 to Greenbrier Road); and by the northerly right-of-way of Greenbrier Road and its westerly extension (to the westerly boundary of St. Johns County); bounded on the west and north by the County line.
Members will represent: 1) County Commission District 1; 2) a demonstrated interest in passive recreation (i.e. garden club member, member of environmental group); 3) be a member of an athletic association; 4) be a member of a civic association.
Meeting Schedule: This Board meets semi-annually in the evenings at the Veterans Park Office located at 1332 Veterans Parkway, St. Johns, FL.
Questions: Questions can be directed to Thomas C. Filloramo, Administrative Coordinator, at (904) 209-0308, or tfilloramo@sjcfl.us.
Application Submission Deadline: Open until filled

Architectural Review Committee (2 Regular Members and 1 Alternate)
Purpose of Committee: To ensure enhanced property development while maintaining and encouraging quality character of design within the Ponte Vedra and Ponte Vedra/Palm Valley Overlay Districts in line with the goals and objectives of the St. Johns County Comprehensive Plan.
Qualifications: Seeking applicants who are a registered architect in the State of Florida or a retired architect formerly registered in the State of Florida and reside within the Ponte Vedra Zoning District. Seeking applicants who reside within the Ponte Vedra Zoning District. Seeking applicants who reside in District 4, but outside of the Ponte Vedra Zoning District. (Alternate Member Position)
Term: Regular members as well as alternates serve a term of four (4) years.
Meeting Schedule: This committee meets every fourth Wednesday of each month from 5 - 8:30 p.m. in the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library.
Application Submission Deadline: Open until filled

Fire Code Board of Appeals (14) 
Purpose of Committee: To rule on matters relating to the Fire Code and its enforcement in accordance with NFPA Section 1.10.
Qualifications: Applicant must be a County resident and have experience in one of the following:    Engineering or architectural design;  General contracting;  Fire protection contracting;  Fire department operations or code enforcement;  Building code enforcement;  Legal; and General public.
Term:  Seven (7) Regular members as well as seven (7) alternates serve a term of three  (3) years.
Meeting Schedule: Meetings of the Board of Appeals shall be held at the call of the chair, at such other times as the Board of Appeals determines, and within 30 days of the filing of a notice of appeal.
Questions:  Questions can be directed to Thomas C. Filloramo, Administrative Coordinator, at (904) 209-0308, or tfilloramo@sjcfl.us.
Application Submission Deadline: Open until filled


Please call (904) 209-0300 or email mlundquist@sjcfl.us, or tfilloramo@sjcfl.us, for more information or to obtain an application.

For More Information

County Commission Office
500 San Sebastian View
St. Augustine, FL. 32084
E: mlundquist@sjcfl.us, tfilloramo@sjcfl.us or dlange@sjcfl.us
P: (904) 209-0300
F: (904) 209-0310