Santa Rosa County Commissioners yesterday selected the county’s current military liaison, Col. M. Pete Gandy, USAF retired, to continue in the position he has held on a part-time basis since 2009.
Gandy was competing for the contract with Xyston Solutions, based in Navarre.
Commissioners supported Gandy in a 4-1 vote with District 2 Commissioner Bob Cole in opposition.
Gandy is set to provide an update at the board’s April 23 meeting regarding last week’s defense coalition trip he and District 4 Commissioner Rob Williamson took to Washington, D.C.
Read more in the April 30 issue of Navarre Press.