Jeff Gow was elected City of Dunedin Commissioner in 2018. He was born and raised in Dunedin graduating from San Jose Elementary, Dunedin Highland Middle School and Dunedin High School. He received his A.A. degree from St. Petersburg College (St. Petersburg Junior College at the time) and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Florida State University.
He has over 20 years’ experience in the financial services industry including CEO of Marion County Credit Union. He has been married for 27 years to his wife Carin and has 2 children, Lindsey and Chelsea. He is proud to have raised them both in Dunedin.
As a Commissioner, Jeff represents Dunedin and the residents on the following City and County Boards: Dunedin Golf Club and Tampa Bay Regional Planning Council. As liaison to Dunedin Golf Club, he attends Board meetings and reports back to the Commission on club activities. The Tampa Bay Regional Planning Council (TBRPC) identifies and addresses issues and needs regionally. As liaison, he brings these identified issues back to the Commission for discussion. As part of the TBRPC he also attends two subcommittees, Agency on Bay Management, which serves as a coordinating and overview agency within the Council to improve the comprehensive management of Tampa Bay leading to the refinement and implementation of the Bay management plan, and the Resiliency Coalition, which regionally addresses sea level rise, climate change, and resiliency in Tampa Bay.