Sheriff Rick Staly (R)
Winter Park High School, 1974; Seminole Community College, 1975, Law Enforcement Academy; B.S. degree, Criminal Justice, Rollins College, 1982; M.S. degree, Justice Administration, University of Louisville, 1991; FBI National Academy, 177th Session; southern Police Institute Administrative Officers Course, 79th AOC.
Oviedo Police Department, 1974-75, Dispatcher, Police Officer; Altamonte Springs Police Department, 1976; Orange County Sheriff's Office, 1977-2001, Deputy Sheriff, Corporal, Sergeant, Detective Sergeant, Lieutenant, A/Captain, Colonel, Director, Undersheriff; Seminole County Sheriff's Office, 2001-2012, Reserve Deputy Sheriff and Private Security; Flagler County Sheriff's Office, 2013-2015, Undersheriff; 7th Judicial Circuit State Attorney's Office, 2016, Reserve Investigator; Elected Sheriff of Flagler County, 2016.
Honors and Affiliations
Governor's Medal of Heroism; Orange County sheriff's Office Medal of VAlor; Purple Heart Medal; Distinguished Service Award Medal; Medal of Merit; Sheriff's Citation Medal; Kevlar Survivor's Club award; Sons of the American Revolution; International Assoc. of Police Chiefs and Florida Police Chiefs Assoc.; Volusia/Flagler Police Chiefs Association; Flagler County Cattleman's Association.