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CareerSource Okaloosa Walton is proactively following and monitoring any news regarding COVID-19. We will continue to assess the situation as more information becomes available.

CONTACT  (850) 833 - 7587

General Assistance
Susan Kliemann, Ext. 2126
Malcolm Parker, Ext. 2120
Harry Oliver, Ext. 2101 
Randy Hunter, Ext. 2106 
Gregory Mitchell, Ext. 2132 

Training and WorkforceNOW! Programs
WIOA Adult/DW Supervisor
Lashunda Thomas, Ext. 2107 
WIOA Adult/DW Career Advisors 
Megan Reagin, Ext. 2151 
Babette Southard, Ext. 2104 
WorkforceNOW!/WIOA Youth Career Advisors 
DeFuniak Springs
Beth McManus, Ext. 2203 
​Ft. Walton Beach
Chris Budney, Ext. 2121 

SNAP Employment & Training (Food Assistance) & Welfare Transition (Cash Assistance) Programs
Melissa Rust, Ext. 2149 
SNAP/WT Career Advisors 
Ft. Walton Beach
Lasha Claxton, Ext. 2108 
Allison Totherow, Ext. 2111 
Allan Coble, P:(850) 428-6275 

Please leave a voicemail with your full name and  contact number. Your call will be returned within 2 business days. Emails are returned within 1 business day.

Business Services

Healthcare, Accomodation, Retail, and Finance
Frances Jones, Ext. 2103
Manufacturing, Construction, and Government
Anne Shaffield, Ext. 2129 
Professional and Technical Services/Aerospace
IT, Cybersecurity, and Engineering
Jerrod Suber, Ext. 2133 
Professional and Technical Services/Aerospace: Aircraft
Education, Information, and Transportation
Sarah Ambriz, Ext. 2110 

Veteran and Military Family Employment

Terry Cowan, Ext. 2117 

Ticket to Work
Randy Hunter, Ext. 2106