Melissa Thrush

Okaloosa County School Board Member

District 5
Elected 2010 and 2014 - 2nd Term ends 2018


Graduate of Elliott Point Elementary, Meigs Jr. High, and Choctawhatchee High (Class of 1986), Fort Walton Beach

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, North Carolina State University (1990)

Masters of Integrated Manufacturing Systems Engineering, North Carolina State University (1993)


Married to Christopher Reid, they have four children.


Contact information

Melissa Thrush - District 5
Okaloosa County School Board
120 Lowery Place
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548

Office number: 850.833.5895
Fax number: 850.833.6384