The Foundation’s Board of Directors

Meet the great people behind the Taylor Haugen Foundation.

Brian Haugen

Permanent Board Member

Senior Vice President, Investments;
Raymond James
Father to Taylor Haugen
Wine Aficionado & Travel Enthusiast
“I like Pina Colada’s and getting caught in the rain…”

Kathy Haugen

Permanent Board Member

Executive Director;
Taylor Haugen Foundation
Mother to Taylor Haugen
Wine Aficionado & Travel Enthusiast
Passionate University of Kentucky Fan

Jeff Jourdan


Co-Founder; The Jourdan Team Realtors, Marketing Director; Luxury Real Estate
Chairman & Board Member;
Active Emcee & Auctioneer for Events & Fundraisers
Past President of Coastal Auction Group
Stay Busy Keeping Up With Four Children With His Wife

Steve Burks

Board Member

Executive Vice President;
Costal Bank and Trust
Okaloosa County Graduate from Crestview High School
Florida State University Graduate
Active Community Supporter – Boys & Girls Club; Lions Club; All Sports Association; Emerald Coast Science Center; Panhandle Animal Welfare Society

Kevin Bowyer CPA, CITP, CISA

Board Member & Past Chairmen

Managing Member, Accountant;
Warren Averett, LLC
Husband & Father of Three
University of Florida Football Fanatic
Practices Golfing Talents on the Weekends

Pam Denney

Board Member

Financial Management Specialist;
US Government
Married to Mark Denney; Four Children; Five Grandchildren
Works as a Financial Analyst at Eglin AFB
Teaches Swimming Lesson’s & Third-Grade Sunday School
Enjoys Dancing, Sewing & Family Time

Nancy Fox

Board Member

Owner – Your Friend at the Beach
Married to Dr. Tom Fox of Bluewater Orthopedics; Four Children; Two Grandchildren
Active in Caring & Sharing, Grace Rides, Church & Bible Study

Kellie Jo Kilberg

Board Member

Visionary Strategist, Change Agent and Alliance Builder; Kilberg & Associate
Iowa State University Cyclone Alumni & Jacksonville Jaguars Fan
Advocate for Our Military Men & Women
Loves her Family, Friends & Four Cats

Heather Kilbey

Board Member

Management Consultant;
Professional Products
Two Children Were Best Friends with Taylor Haugen
Georgia Tech Graduate – Chemical Engineering
University of West Florida – MBA

Amy Meyer

Board Member

Mathematics Teacher; Okaloosa County Schools – Niceville High School
Niceville, FL Resident From 8 Years-Old
Graduate of Niceville High School
Two Son’s – Both in College

Elliott Politte

Board Member

UI/UX Developer – ELEAD CRM
Owner – Elite Webscapes

“I’m a big nerd who does nerd things.”

Jonathan Tallman

Board Member

Owner – The Tallman Group
Board Member of Friends of Children Everywhere, Inc.
Worked with the Casa Bernabe Orphanage in Guatemala
Appointed to Serve on the Okaloosa Restore Act Committee

John Tondello

Board Member

Sales Manager – SimpleHR
Ball State University Graduate
Very Active Lifestyle Shared with His Wife
Health & Fitness Enthusiast

John Sloan

Board Member

Retired Air Force; Retired Partner in Philanthropy
Lived & Traveled Through US, Europe, Southeast Asia & Middle East
Success in National & International Foundations
33 Degree Scottish Rite Mason, Knights Templar in the York Rite & Noble of the Mystic Shrine

Olivia Scruggs

Development Coordinator

Foundation Ambassadors

Judy Haugen


Past Board Member – 2016

Richard Sehlin


Past Foundation Board Member – 2015 – 2016

Bernard Johnson


Past Foundation Board Member; 2013 – 2016

Philippe Miceli


Past Foundation Chairman; 2008 – 2009
Past Foundation Board Member; 2008 – 2009

Yvonne Freeman


Past Foundation Chairman; 2013
Past Foundation Board Member; 2011-2013



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