Chairman Oliver G. Gilbert, III

Chairman Oliver G. Gilbert, III is a progressive and visionary leader who believes there is no singular path to success. Born and raised in the City of Miami Gardens, he remains committed to pouring into the community that helped groom him into the public figure he is today. Chairman Gilbert is a proud graduate of Florida A&M University where he earned his Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice. Upon graduating, he enrolled in law school at St. Thomas University School of Law. He later transferred to the University of Miami School of Law where he held a senate position with the Student Bar Association and was a National Board Member of the Black Law Student Association among other accolades. Upon successfully earning his Juris Doctorate with honors, Chairman Gilbert knew his calling was public service.
About Chairman Oliver Gilbert, III
Commissioner Oliver G. Gilbert, III

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News & Events

Mom and Pop Small Business Grants

Small business owners in Miami-Dade County's District 1 can apply for up to a $5,000 grant from Chairman Oliver Gilbert's annual Mom and Pop Small Business Grant Program. Applications are available through Feb. 15 online and District 1 Office, 17988 NW 27th Avenue or Neighbors and Neighbors Association (NANA), 5120 NW 24th Avenue.

Completed applications will be accepted Feb. 16-24 and must be hand-delivered in a sealed envelope to the District 1 Office. 

Chairman Gilbert names Commission committees and chairs

Chairman Oliver G. Gilbert, III, has assigned new Miami-Dade County Commission committees and named the commissioners who will serve as chair and vice chair. Among the eight total committees, five will be led by women commissioners for the first time – a new direction for the 2023 board and an accomplishment ahead of the 50-year commemoration of the U.S. Congress designation of Women’s Equality Day. 

Chairman Oliver Gilbert and Vice Chairman Anthony Rodriguez installed in ceremony at Hard Rock Stadium on Dec. 15

Chairman Oliver G. Gilbert, III, Miami-Dade County Commissioner for District 1, and Vice Chairman Anthony Rodriguez, who represents District 10, were installed as Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners on Thursday, Dec. 15 at 4 p.m. at Hard Rock Stadium. Watch the Installation Ceremony.


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