The Okaloosa County School District strives to encourage students to participate in a strong program that develops athletes mentally, physically, and emotionally.  We will accomplish this by:

  • Building strong sportsmanship
  • Learning to lose and learning to win
  • Building character
  • Life values
  • Responsibility
  • Strong work ethics
  • Instilling teamwork
  • Team building
  • Instilling leadership

Okaloosa County School District Athletic Directors 

Baker School – Matt Brunson                                    
Bruner MS – Preston Nixon
Choctawhatchee HS – Greg Thomas                        
Crestview HS – Tim Hatten  
Davidson MS – Chris Small                                       
Destin MS – Daniel Griffin     
Fort Walton Beach HS – Phillip Dorn                    
Laurel Hill School – Kent Zessin        
Lewis School – Doug Sommer                                
Liza Jackson – Emily Curtis
Meigs MS – Chris Nemith                                   
Niceville HS – John Hicks 
Pryor MS – Rocky Massarelli                                    
Ruckel MS – Ronnie Reece
Shoal River MS – Mitch Buckelew
























Question and Concerns can be directed to:

Picture of Brain Humphrey, TSA-Athletics & DJJ Transition
Brian Humphrey

Athletics & DJJ Transition  
Carver-Hill Administrative Complex
850-689-7110   (FAX) 850-689-7120






   Cherrie Manchester
   Secretary, Safe Schools, Athletics & Health  
   Carver-Hill Administrative Comple
   850-689-7198   (FAX) 850-689-7120