Councilman Kevin Schmidt

Current Term

2020-2024

Biographical Information

Kevin Schmidt lives in Destin with his wife, Natalie, and their three children, Harper, Harrison, and Hattie.  Kevin has been a life-long resident of Destin for over 30 years.  His children are all part of the local schools.  Kevin is an entrepreneur with ownership in multiple small businesses that focus on hospitality, tourism, and business consulting.

Council Appointments to Local & Regional Committees

  • Okaloosa-Walton Transportation Planning Organization - Primary Appointee
  • West Florida Regional Planning Council - Alternate Appointee

Education

  • Bachelor of Science, Business Administration: University of West Florida
  • Masters Business Administration: Troy University
  • Masters Educational Leadership: University of West Florida

Community Involvement 

  • Destin Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Member of Beachside Community Church
  • Coaches for multiple youth sports teams
  • Served as Vice-Chairman of Public Works & Safety Committee
  • Served on Local Planning Agency