Governing Board

JWB is governed by an 11-member Board who are representative of the community and guide our citizens’ investments. Six members are appointed by the Florida Governor and five are ex-officio, meaning they serve by virtue of the office they hold. The five ex-officio members are defined in the Juvenile Welfare Board Special Act as follows: State Attorney, Public Defender, Juvenile Judge (appointed by Chief Judge), County Commissioner, and School Superintendent.

The public may reach members of the Board at their above email addresses or by contacting the Board’s official address: Juvenile Welfare Board of Pinellas County, 14155 58th Street North, Clearwater, FL 33760 | 727.453.5600

If you do not want your email address released in response to a public records request, do not send electronic mail to JWB or provide your email address. Instead, you may contact JWB by phone or in writing but please note that all correspondence, in any form, is subject to Florida’s public records law and is disclosed upon request in accordance with the law.