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Miami-Dade Economic Advocacy Trust Board

Armed with a mission to ensure the equitable participation of Blacks in Miami-Dade County's economic growth, Miami-Dade Economic Advocacy Trust (MDEAT) is governed by a Miami-Dade County Board of County Commissioner-appointed Board of Trustees. This governing body works to help the agency create the prosperity that residents deserve. Board members are expected to work diligently to understand the agency's mission, purpose, goals, and programs.

The nomination process is managed through the MDEAT Nominating Council, a separate and independent entity of MDEAT. The nominating council always maintains a fair and open process. Membership is based on available positions and expertise in one of the agency's core service areas.

Qualified applicants must adhere to the following:
  • Must be permanent residents, registered voters of Miami-Dade County
  • Undergo a background screening
  • Cannot serve on more than two boards created by the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners