Councilman Dewey Destin

Current Term


Biographical Information

Dewey E. Destin, Jr. is a 5th generation Floridian having grown up in Destin while commercial fishing and operating restaurants. Mr. Destin is the city's longest serving council member having held office over multiple terms since the city's incorporation in 1984. In addition to civic service, Mr. Destin serves on several local boards, including the Taylor Haugen Foundation. 

Council Appointments to Local & Regional Committees

  • Okaloosa County League of Cities - Alternate Appointee
  • Gulf Power Franchise Negotiation - Council Representative
  • Tourist Development Council - Alternate Appointee