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Member Biography

David Reese

Title: President

Organization: Florida's First Coast of Golf

Committee Position: Secretary

David Reese serves as President of Florida’s First Coast of Golf. Florida’s First Coast of Golf is a golf destination marketing organization located in Jacksonville Beach, FL. A 501©6 organization that is designed to promote golf tourism to Northeast Florida. The organization is built on cooperative marketing/public relations efforts for 61 industry partners, five counties and the state under a unified brand.

Previously David was the Convention Sales Manager for the Jacksonville Convention and Visitors Bureau. Having earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing with an emphasis in Hospitality Management at Florida State University, David has over 25 years of experience in the travel and tourism industry. In the community, David currently serves on the Board of Directors for VISIT FLORIDA, International Association of Golf Tour Operators, Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association and SKAL Club of Jacksonville.

David is married with two children in Jacksonville Beach. He is an active member of Neptune Baptist Church.