Meet Your Clerk & Comptroller - JD Peacock II



JD Peacock II
Clerk of Circuit Court and Comptroller

Lifelong resident of Okaloosa County and currently resides in Shalimar, FL.


Certified Public Manager, Florida State University
Bachelor of Applied Science, Public Service Management, Northwest Florida State College
Florida Criminal Justice Executive Institute, Senior Leadership Program
Associate of Applied Science, Criminal Justice, Okaloosa Walton College

Professional Life:

1984-1988 - US Army, Infantry

1989-2014  - Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office, Started as a volunteer Deputy in the Sheriff’s Posse, worked up through every rank to Major and Chief Administrator.

August 2014 - Elected Clerk & Comptroller of Okaloosa County

Personal Life:

Married to Laura Peacock, two children and three grandchildren.

Civic Involvement:

• Shalimar United Methodist Church, served in many leadership roles.
• Member, All Sports Association
• Director, OCSO Sheriff’s Star Charities
• Community Board Member, Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Northwest Florida
• Director, Okaloosa Law Enforcement Benevolent Association
• Director, Okaloosa/Walton Chapter of The Fellowship of Christian Athletes
• Member, Ft. Walton Beach Kiwanis Club
• Member, Okaloosa Republican Club

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