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Park Brady is Chief Executive Officer for The St. Joe Company. Prior to joining the company, Mr. Brady served as President and Chief Executive Officer of ResortQuest, the nation's largest vacation rental company. During his tenure at ResortQuest, which began in 1998, Mr. Brady served as an original member of the company's Board and held various executive positions including Corporate Vice President and Chief Operating Officer before being named CEO in June of 2007. Mr. Brady holds a commercial pilot's license and proudly served in the United States Air Force. Mr. Brady is from Orlando, Florida and graduated from the University of Florida. He holds a Masters Degree from Ball State University and is a licensed Real Estate Broker in Florida and Georgia.
Marek Bakun is Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for The St. Joe Company. With more than 18 years of financial experience, including serving as the Chief Financial Officer for national and international homebuilding companies, Mr. Bakun's experience includes financial reporting and compliance, cost and capital management, consolidations and acquisitions, value generation as well as operational efficiency. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, Accounting from the University of Central Florida. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a licensed general contractor and real estate broker.
He most recently served as CFO and Treasurer for Orleans Homebuilders, Inc., in Bensalem, Penn., and prior to that, was CFO and Treasurer for Mattamy Homes Corporation with responsibility for financial controls in its five U.S. markets. Mr. Bakun also served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Morrison Homes, and when the company merged with Taylor Woodrow in 2007, he managed the financial integration of the two multi-billion dollar companies.
Patrick D. Bienvenue serves as Executive Vice President of The St. Joe Company. A veteran real estate development executive, Mr. Bienvenue brings to the Company his extensive experience and expertise in strategic initiatives and real estate development operations.
For the past 15 years, Mr. Bienvenue has been the President of Leucadia Financial Corporation, and subsequently, Leucadia Development Corporation, a wholly-owned real estate subsidiary of Leucadia National Corporation. Mr. Bienvenue was President of Torwest, Inc. in the early 1990's, where he was responsible for developing the Windsor Community in Vero Beach, Florida. Prior to his leadership at Torwest, Mr. Bienvenue was an executive with Canadian Pacific Limited's Marathon Realty Limited in Toronto, as well as the Trizec Corporation in Montreal and Stamford, Connecticut.
Mr. Bienvenue currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors of HomeFed Corporation in Carlsbad, California and as a Director of Maine Media Workshops and College in Rockport, Maine.
Ken Borick serves as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary. Mr. Borick leads a team that is responsible for all of the Company's legal affairs. Mr. Borick has over twenty years of legal experience which began with the private practice of law in South Carolina. Mr. Borick then spent seven years with The Walt Disney Company prior to joining St. Joe in 2000. Mr. Borick graduated cum laude from the Wake Forest University School of Law and has an undergraduate business degree from Clemson University.
Rhea Goff is the Chief Administrative Officer and a Vice President for The St. Joe Company.
Rhea began working with St. Joe in May of 2003 with her initial role as an HR Assistant at WaterColor Inn & Resort focusing on human resources for St. Joe's resort and club operations in Walton and Bay Counties. In 2005, Rhea's role later expanded to a corporate position managing human resources for the Northwest Florida region and she is now responsible for oversight of all HR and IS operations throughout the company. She also oversees a variety of St. Joe corporate-related matters.
Rhea earned her Bachelors Degree from Florida State University in 2001 and received a Senior Professional in Human Resources certification in 2007.
Jorge Gonzalez, Senior Vice President, Development of The St. Joe Company, has been with the company since 2002. His major areas of responsibility are in entitlements, land use, environmental, regulatory and public affairs. Immediately prior to joining St. Joe, Mr. Gonzalez was a consultant in private practice.Mr. Gonzalez holds undergraduate and graduate degrees from The Florida State University. He is member of the Urban Land Institute and serves on various community boards and organizations including the FSU Panama City Campus Development Board and the Board of the Panama City Beach Chamber of Commerce.
David Harrelson is Senior Vice President of the St. Joe Timberland Company. Mr. Harrelson is responsible for the timber resources and land management on non-entitled property, which encompasses about 540,000 acres. Mr. Harrelson joined The St. Joe Company's timber division in 1976 as a entry-level forester and has consistently worked through the ranks of the forestry division to management in 1999 and then Senior Vice President in 2012.
Mr. Harrelson graduated from Auburn University with a B.S. in Forest Management. He received an MBA from Florida State University in 2005. Mr. Harrelson serves as a board member on the Florida Forestry Association, the Forest Resources Association, is the Chair of the Tupelo Soil and Water Conservation District, Chair of the Environmental Committee for the Florida Forestry Association and a member of the Public Relations Committee for the Forest Resources Association. Since 1985 Mr. Harrelson has been a registered Forester with the State of Alabama.
Amber Mayer is the Chief Marketing Officer for The St. Joe Company. Mrs. Mayer joined St. Joe in November 2013 and brings with her over 10 years of experience in the Marketing and eCommerce industries. She is responsible for driving the Marketing and eCommerce strategy for The St. Joe Company.
She most recently served as Vice President of eCommerce for Wyndham Vacation Rentals North America. While at Wyndham Vacation Rentals, Mrs. Mayer drove the strategy and successful consolidation of over 85+ websites into one enterprise website for all of Wyndham Vacation Rentals that represented over 100,000 individual properties worldwide. Some of her specialties include eCommerce, Analytics, Search Engine Optimization, Search Engine Marketing, Email Marketing and Database Management.
Patrick Murphy is the Vice President of Operations for The St. Joe Company. He oversees Resort, Marina, Club and Lease Operations for the company. Mr. Murphy brings to the company extensive experience in the management and operations of large, luxury resort properties. This marks his second tenure with The St. Joe Company since he previously worked for the St. Joe-owned WaterColor Inn & Resort in Santa Rosa Beach, Fla., which was managed by The St. Joe Company at the time of his arrival. Mr. Murphy was at the WaterColor Inn & Resort since 2006 and most recently served as the resort’s General Manager. During his career, Mr. Murphy has held management positions at various Five Diamond and Five Star Resorts in the southeast. Mr. Murphy received his Bachelor’s degree from Armstrong State University in Savannah, Ga.
As Senior Vice President of Finance & Investments, Brian brings over 20 years of financial management and accounting experience with over 10 of those years in real estate development. Since his tenure at St. Joe began 10 years ago, Brian's responsibilities have included performing financial analysis, budgeting, financial planning, modeling and accounting. Prior to joining The St. Joe Company, Brian worked in public accounting performing both audit and tax work for various real estate clients.
Mr. Salter currently focuses on capital strategy for large scale initiatives, evaluation of new opportunities and portfolio management which includes the creation and implementation of the strategies, policies and procedures that maximize return on investment while minimizing risk.
Brian is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a BBA in Accounting from Stetson University and an MBA from the University of North Florida. Brian serves on The St. Joe Company's Investment Committee and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Accountants.