Daniel Gray, President
At-Large Position 1
Daniel Gray was born and raised in Jacksonville and is a third generation realtor. He is a product of JNPSD schools and received his Bachelor’s degree in real estate from the University of Arkansas. He is currently the principal broker and co-owner of Re/MAX Homefinders. Gray and his wife Amy have two school-age children.
Ronald McDaniel, Vice President
At-Large Position 2
Ronald McDaniel was born and raised in Crossett, Arkansas and now resides in Jacksonville with his wife Shirley. He joined the United States Air Force in 1972, moved to Jacksonville and finished his military career in 2012. All three of McDaniel’s adult children graduated from Pulaski County Special School District schools. Ron has a Bachelor’s degree in liberal arts with business emphasis and a Master’s degree in operations management. He retired in August 2012 with the rank of colonel after serving in the position of Commander, 189th Maintenance Group, Arkansas Air National Guard at the Little Rock Air Force Base.
Carol Miles, Secretary
Carol Miles, a graduate of Jacksonville High School, holds a Master’s degree in human resources development and a Bachelor’s degree in social psychology. Miles is the Campus Center Director at Park University near the Little Rock Air Force Base. Miles is an established educator whose passion is to help individuals of all cultures and backgrounds learn and succeed. She and her husband Tyrone have two grown children and one granddaughter.
Dena Toney, Disbursing Officer
Long time resident of Jacksonville and a graduate of North Pulaski High School, Dena Toney and husband Terry have two sons. The youngest attends Jacksonville High School. Toney is an insurance agent and an active member of the Sertoma Club.
Marcia Dornblaser, graduate of Jacksonville high School, holds a Bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Dornblaser has been a dental hygienist in Jacksonville for 36 years. Marcia and husband Jim have three adult children who graduated from Pulaski County Special School District schools.
Jim Moore, retired Air Force and Reserves, lives in Jacksonville with his wife Ivis. Moore holds Bachelor’s degrees in human resource management and social psychology from Park University. He is president of Stonewall Homeowners Association and is chairman of Jacksonville Planning Commission. The Moores have two adult sons and three grandchildren.
Originally from Montgomery, Alabama, LaConda Watson has been a resident of Jacksonville for about 20 years. Watson holds a Bachelor’s degree in business science and a Master’s degree in human resource management. Recently, Watson was named Chief Executive Officer of the Jacksonville Boys and Girls Club. Watson and her husband, who is retired Air Force, have four children and two grandchildren.
Colonel William E. Brooks
Colonel William E. Brooks is the Group Commander of the 19th Mission Support Group, 19th Airlift Wing, Little Rock Air Force Base. He leads 1,800 military and civilian personnel in six squadrons, directs operations for AAFES/DECA activities for 5.5 thousand military families and 51 thousand retirees. He directs communications and contracting actions, security logistics, personnel, facilities and repair and services culminating in $2.9 billion in assets.
Colonel Brooks graduated from the United States Air Force Academy with a Bachelor of Science. He later graduated from the University of Missouri-St. Louis with a Master of Arts in criminology and criminal justice. He has served in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Kingdom, the Republic of Korea and has deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan.