Sallye Belton is our 2015 Woman of the Year!

Sallye Belton has been a member of ABWA since 2002 Vice President, Secretary, Scholarship Chair, Hospitality Chair and Mentor. She has served as the Poker Run Committee Co-Chair for Docks/Fundraising and Nominating Committees.

Sallye's has worked for the Federal Civil Service (Armament Directorate) for the past 34 years, where she currently holds the title of Chief of Contracting, Test & Training Division. She has earned her Bachelor of Science from the Alabama State University in 1980 and Masters in Management from Troy State University in 1996.

Sallye serves the community is a vast number of ways including: Member of mentorship program — mentors at Eglin AFB FL and Okaloosa County Schools (Pryor and Lewis Middle School); participant in the Making Strides for Breast Cancer (#2 highest $ for 2013); volunteers for Children in Crisis (The Children's Neighborhood)—twice a week; provides meals for Habitat for Humanity workers;

In 2014, Sallye was recognized on the Okaloosa County Commission on the Status of Women—Women's Wall of Honor.



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Photos by Gail Waller & Nivaska Eastwold -
Linck Photography and Design


American Business Women's Association
Emerald Coast Chapter #1579
P.O. Box 731 
Fort Walton Beach, FL  32549 
emeraldcoastabwa@gmail.com