City of Jacksonville


Mayor's Council for Fitness and Well-Being

Legislative Authority: Executive Orders 2016-01, 07-05, 01-05, 94-178 & 87-114

Total Members: 13

Committee Duties: Mayor makes 13 appointments; 4 members are ex-officio designated by Executive Order. To study, evaluate and recommend ways that the City government can facilitate fitness and well-being in our community. To coordinate, initiate and promote efforts among athletic, civic, business and government agencies aimed at improving facilities. To focus community attention on the opportunities and needs of the community for fitness and well-being facilities and programs.

Meeting Date: 1st Wednesday of each month in the Ed Ball Building, 8th Floor, 12:30 pm (Meeting times and locations are subject to change.)

Committee Members:

Name Category
Culver, Jackie (Chair) Health Based 2 - Jacksonville Speech & Hearing Center
Hausenblas, PhD, Heather (Vice Chair)
At Large 2 - Jacksonville University
Fussell, Chandler COJ 4 - Sports and Entertainment Office
Tomlinson, Lauren COJ 5 -  Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Stapleton, Jessica Health Based 4 - Brooks College of Health/UNF
Herring, Adele At Large 1 - Duval County Public Schools
Torres, MaryBeth Health Based 1 - Baptist Health
Freeman, Hon. Terrence COJ 1 - Mayor's Office designee
Vredenburg, Jon  Health Based 5 - UF Health
Martin, Jennifer
Health Based 7 - IMA Medical Group
Smilek, Mark Health Based 6 - So-Fitco
Piastuck, Dan COJ 3 -  Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Gaffmey, Dr. Johnny COJ 2 - Mayor's Office designee
Campbell, Tom Health Based 8 - First Coast YMCA

Contact Staff:

Name Position Phone Email
Ms. Lauren Tomilson Executive Assistant, COJ Parks, Recreation & Community Services (904) 255-7919