Jarvis Middleton, P.E., Public Works Director - Jarvis brings 30 plus years of experience to our Public Works team. He is a professional Engineer with a Master's Degree in Civil Engineering from MIT and a Master of Business Administration in Finance from Georgia State . Over the past 30 years Jarvis has shown a proven track record of leadership through a philosophy of empowering staff at all levels to make decisions. Jarvis has extensive experience as a Public Works Director with opportunities in New Mexico, Georgia and Florida with organizations ranging from 50 to over 1600 staff.
Barney Weiss, Assistant Director - Barney began his career with the City of Palm Bay in 1996. During his 18 years of service with the City, Barney first started in Fleet Services as a Heavy Equipment Mechanic, beginning 18 years of service with the City. In 1997, Barney was promoted to the Materials Management Supervisor at the Police Department and shortly after was promoted to the Logistics Division Manager, where he served for over 16 years. In July 2013, Barney was promoted to a Public Works Division Manager.
Barney is a 13 year veteran of the United States Air Force, where he served in the Civil Engineering career field as an Electrical Power Production Technician. Barney is also a graduate of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) Senior Leadership Program (SLP Class 8), and the Florida State University Certified Public Manager course.
Troy Davidson, Engineering Division Manager & City Engineer - Troy was born and raised in Brevard County and graduated from Eau Gallie High School in 1979. He graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1984 with a degree in Civil Engineering and was commissioned in the US Army as an Engineer Officer. After tours in Germany and Alabama he left the service to pursue a career in private industry doing project management, site development, environmental engineering, engineering management, and facilities management at retail and oil & gas industry leaders of Mobil, ExxonMobil, 7-Eleven and BP. Along the way he received a Master’s Degree in Civil & Environmental Engineering from Rutgers University and a Professional Engineering Certification in the State of New Jersey and Florida.
John Cady, Fleet Services Division Manager - John is our Fleet Services Division Manager. John joined the City of Palm Bay in 2006 and oversees the entire fleet operation. He served as our Going Green Project Manager earning the City its Green Local Government Certification in 2009. John’s extensive experience in government fleet, finance, and logistics includes prior employment with the Seminole County Sheriff’s Office and service as a Naval Supply Corp Officer where he attained the rank of Lieutenant Commander. John’s studies include a BSBA in Finance from the University of Florida and MBA from the University of Central Florida.
Camille Gordon-Taylor, Operations Division Manager - Camille oversees all aspects of the Operations Division, from maintenance to project delivery. An experienced and lauded certified project management professional, Camille has held several positions over her 11-year tenure with the Metropolitan Transit Authority/New York City Transit. Camille received a B.S in Electrical Engineering from SUNY Binghamton, a B.S. in Physics from SUNY Oswego, and a Master in Transportation Planning and Engineering from Polytechnic University (Now NYU/Poly).
She lived and worked in New York for more than twenty years. A native of the sunny tiny island of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, she yearned for a warmer climate and a more natural environment; Florida offered a great balance. A true altruist; she utilizes her many talents to improve the lives of her community and community stakeholders, especially children. Since relocating to Florida, Camille has volunteered with the City of Palm Bay Public Works Department. She is an active Board Member of the WTS Central Florida Chapter; Co-chairing the Transportation YOU Program. She also mentors for the Brevard School Foundation, “Take Stock in Children” non-profit organization.
Gregory Stone, Special Projects Division Manager - Greg joined Public Works in December 2016 after serving 27 years in the United States Air Force and retiring as a Chief Master Sergeant (E-9). Much of his career was spent in Special Operations and small tactical units. He served six tours in Afghanistan and Iraq and earned a Bronze Star Medal in Iraq.
An experienced project manager, Greg managed the RADAR architecture for the Eastern Range, assisted with leadership curriculum development for Columbia and Jordan’s armed forces, and led the humanitarian relief team in the wake of Cyclone Nargis in Burma.
Greg has a Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, a Master of Arts in Leadership and Management from Webster University and is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP).