Meet Our Commissioners

Wm. H. “Bill” Dobson, Jr.
Chairman Board of Commissioners
Wm. H. “Bill” Dobson, Jr., born in Hammond, LA. Graduated from Mandeville High School. Attended college at Southeastern Louisiana University, and Louisiana State University majoring in Law Enforcement and Criminology. Married, and has one daughter and two grandchildren. Lifelong resident of St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana.

540 Jackson Avenue
Mandeville, LA 70448-5322
Ph: 985-626-1876
Fax: 985-626-3493
David Lindsey
Vice-Chairman Board of Commissioners
David Lindsey was born in Fort Worth TX. He graduated from Central High School in Baton Rouge, LA. A graduate of Louisiana State University he holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business. Mr. Lindsey spent 46 years in the banking industry before retiring in 2015. He is married with two daughters and four grandchildren. He has been a resident of Mandeville since 1978.

628 N. Beau Chene Dr.
Mandeville, LA 70471
Ph: 985-966-4669
Jack Schell
Commissioner Treasurer
Jack Schell was born in New Orleans, LA. He graduated from Archbishop Rummel High School and then attended Northeast Louisiana University where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Geology. In 2015 he retired from the Department of Natural Resources. He is a member of Kiwanis International. Mr. Schell is married with two sons, a daughter, and six grandchildren. He has been a resident of Mandeville for 33 years.

398 Jackson Avenue
Mandeville, LA 70448
Ph: 985-626-7839


Ambrose Amedee
Ambrose G. Amedee, Jr. was born in New Orleans, LA. He graduated Warren Easton High School, Delgado Junior College with a certification in Engineering Design and Drafting, and from LSU New Orleans with a degree in Engineering Mathematics. In 2017 he retired after 41 years at W.S. Nelson Engineers and Architects as a Structural Engineering Designer and Construction Management. He has resided in Old Mandeville for the past 30 years with his wife who was born and raised here. His past involvements include the Pontchartrain Yacht, Greater Mandeville Seafood Festival, Krewe of Eve (King Adam XX), Krewe of Lyra, and as a Blues Brother for the Goddesses of Fun and Merriment.

415 Atalin Street
Mandeville, LA 70448
Ph: 985-630-1421 (cell)
Col. Evans C. Spiceland, USA (Ret)
Col. Evans C. Spiceland, USA (Ret) is a Distinguished Military Graduate (DMG) of the University of Alabama and veteran of 30 years military service. He is also a graduate of the Armed Forces Staff College, Army War College and holds a M. Ed from the University of South Alabama. Colonel Spiceland is a native of Shreveport, LA and has resided for over 20 years in St. Tammany Parish. He has been married to his wife, Peggy, for 49 years and has two children and seven grandchildren.

123 W Ruelle
Mandeville, LA 70433
Ph: 985-630-6102
Marlaine Peachey
Ms. Peachey was born in New Orleans. She attended St. James Major High School and then studied Business Administration at Loyola University. She has been employed as the Executive Assistant to the Mayor of the City of Mandeville since 2000. Ms. Peachey is the Conference Coordinator and a Past President of the Louisiana Association of Municipal Secretaries and Assistants (LAMSA). She has served on the Board of the Louisiana Municipal Association, is a graduate of Leadership St. Tammany, and Chairman of the Southern Christian Writers Guild. She has three children and seven grandchildren. Ms. Peachey has been a resident of Mandeville since 1975.

Mandeville, LA