Chairman - Commissioner, District 5
James Peacock represents the Jackson County Board of County Commissioners, District 5. He is currently the Chairman of the board. Commissioner Peacock was elected in 2016 and is from Grand Ridge, Florida. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminology and a Master of Science in Criminal Justice.
Commissioner Peacock served for 27 years as a Special Agent in the United States Secret Service. He has also worked in United States Customs and served in the United States Army as a Second Lieutenant.
Commissioner Peacock serves as Chairman of the Chipola Crime Stoppers board. He is also a board member of the Republican Party of Jackson County and the Republican Party of Florida.
Commissioner Peacock is married and has two daughters.