Jeff HolcombCommissioner, Hernando County
Jeff Holcomb was born in Maryland and moved to Hernando County in 2002. Prior to
moving to Florida, Commissioner Holcomb earned a bachelor's degree in economics from
the University of Maryland and a master's degree in intelligence studies from the American
Military University. He and his wife, Stacey, have two daughters.
Commissioner Holcomb was elected to the Board of County Commissioners in November
2014 and was re-elected in 2018. He has served as Second Vice Chairman during his first
year of service.
Commissioner Holcomb also serves as an Intelligence Officer in the United States Navy
Reserve and completed 11 years of service as of January 2017. In 2016 LT Holcomb was
called to active duty to fight ISIS in support Operation Inherent Resolve in Iraq and Syria
and Operation Resolute Support in Afghanistan. He served on the Master Air Attack Plan
team in the Combat Plans Division of the Air Operations Center in Southwest Asia.
Additionally, Commissioner Holcomb is a Lead Senior Software Consultant for FIS Wealth
Commissioner Holcomb's priorities in office include keeping tax rates flat for citizens,
revitalizing the Anderson Snow Sports Complex to allow the county to host sporting events
and tournaments, streamlining regulations for new and expanding businesses to encourage
growth and relocation to Hernando County. He was instrumental in maintaining the
current, low tax rate and cost of living in Hernando County.
Affordable Housing Advisory Committee (AHAC) – Member (Non-voting)
Florida Forest Service Management Plan Advisory Group (MPAG) – Member
Medical Examiner – Member
Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) – Member
Public Safety Coordinating Council – Member
TBARTA MPOs Chairs Coordinating Committee (CCC) – Member
Withlacoochee Regional Water Supply Authority (WRWSA) – Member
Metropolitan Planning Organization Advisory Council (MPOAC) – Alternate Member
Judicial Services – Liaison