Henry F. Sorí - Director
Community Information and Outreach
Henry F. Sorí was appointed director of Community Information and Outreach (formerly the Government Information Center) in August 2011. A veteran of public service, he first joined Miami-Dade County in 1990 as a management intern and has spent the following two decades serving in increasingly responsible positions.
In his most recent role as Special Assistant to the County Manager, Mr. Sorí had direct oversight of the Emergency Management, Juvenile Services, Medical Examiner and Animal Services departments. He also served as liaision with the Police, Fire Rescue and Corrections and Rehabilitation departments. As Executive Assistant to the County Manager, he was responsible for communications with outside agencies, including civic organizations, private companies and community groups. He also planned and coordinated a number of special events. His operational responsibilities included budget, personnel, information technology and procurement.
Prior to taking on those responsibilities, Mr. Sorí served as assistant director at Public Works from 2002 to 2006 where he was responsible for public affairs as well as the operations of the right-of-way aesthetics and assets management, mosquito control, causeways and finance divisions. During that period, he oversaw the People's Transportation Plan Coordination Office and Finance Division which had a combined staff of 160 and a budget of $70 million.
As senior policy advisor under Mayor Alex Penelas from 2003 to 2004, he was responsible for constituent services and served on various committees including the Miami River Commission which coordinates programs and projects that benefit the area in and around the river.
Mr. Sorí holds a Master's degree in Public Administration and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, both from Florida International University. He resides in west Miami-Dade with his wife and two children.Back to Top Page Last Edited: Thu Oct 18, 2012 9:53:20 AM
Henry F. Sori
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