MISSION STATEMENT:
TO PROMOTE AND FACILITATE
THE DEVELOPMENT OF ST. AUGUSTINE
AS THE MAJOR CENTER FOR
COMMERCIAL AND RECREATIONAL
MARINE ACTIVITY IN NORTHEAST
FLORIDA

St. Augustine Port,
Waterway & Beach District
P.O. Box 4512
St. Augustine, FL 32085
PH: (904) 824-0113

Current Board ...............................click here to download a current Port Directory [PDF]

Matt Brown - Commissioner
Commission Seat Group 3

Matt Brown is a native Floridian and a 2000 graduate of Saint Augustine High School. A beach lifeguard in St. Johns County for nearly a decade. He was awarded the South Atlantic Lifesaving Association's "Lifeguard of the Year" award in 2003. After earning his law degree from NYU in 2011, he became the executive director of Common Good, a non-partisan government reform group, where he focuses on issues related to regulatory quality and infrastructure permitting.
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Chris Way - Commissioner
Commission Seat Group 4 – Four Year Term


Bio coming soon!

Barry Benjamin - Commissioner
Commission Seat Group 2

Barry Benjamin grew up in Baltimore, Maryland and has been a resident of St. Johns County for over 18 years. He is currently serving his third term as Commissioner having first been elected in 2000.  He served as Vice Chair of the Port Authority from 2006 through 2008 and is currently serving as the Chairman.

Barry has been a professional sales and service  manager for over 30 years. His prior experience includes serving as the General Manager and Vice President of his family business of over 146 retail stores. Commissioner Benjamin is a licensed yacht broker and is Vice President of A1A Yachts Brokers.  In addition he owns and operates a 100+ slip marina.

Commissioner Benjamin has been a member of the Management Advisory Group of the Guana Tolomato Reserve since 2000.  He is also the Port Authority Liaison for Florida Inland Navigation District (FIND) and is a Code Enforcement Officer for St. Johns County.

Tom Rivers - Commissioner
Commission Seat Group 5

Bio coming soon!


Sandy Flowers - Commissioner
Commission Seat Group 1

Reformer