Roy Alaimo, District 3
St. Johns County Announces New District 3 Commissioner – Gov. Ron DeSantis has appointed Roy Alaimo to represent District 3 on the St. Johns County Board of County Commissioners. Mr. Alaimo fills the seat left vacant by the untimely passing of Commissioner Paul Waldron, 53, in October 2022. District 3 covers the southeastern portion of the county. Mr. Alaimo is a former District Representative for the U.S. House of Representatives and previously served as the chair of the St. Johns County Planning and Zoning Agency. He is also the owner of Alaimo Strategies, a St. Augustine-based consulting firm.
“I am honored and humbled to be appointed by Gov. DeSantis to serve on the St. Johns County Board of County Commissioners,” said Mr. Alaimo. “I am excited for the opportunity, and I look forward to serving the community.”
Mr. Alaimo took the ceremonial oath of office during the Jan. 17, 2023, meeting. He will serve on the St. Johns County Board of County Commissioners until the 2024 election.
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Commissioner Roy Alaimo
Roy Alaimo was appointed by Governor Ron Desantis in 2022 to serve on the St. Johns County Board of Commissioners. He previously worked for then-Congressman Ron DeSantis as a District Representative, where he acted as a liaison between constituents and federal agencies. He also served on the Board of the St. Johns County Planning and Zoning Authority.
A proven job creator, Roy owns several small businesses in the St. Johns County community where he was raised. A 40 Under 40 St. Augustine Record nominee, Roy is also a member of many local community-based organizations, including the St. Augustine Rotary, Fraternal Order of Police, Knights of Columbus, Northeast Florida Builders Association, and St. Johns County Sports Club.
A graduate of the University of North Florida with a bachelor’s degree in political science, Roy lives in St. Augustine with his wife, Jennifer Alaimo, a local teacher, son Gavin, and daughter Hailey.