Miami-Dade Commission: District 2
Joe Celestin Celestin, is a Haitian-American politician who served as the mayor of North Miami, Florida from 2001 to 2005. A Republican, he was elected the first Haitian-American mayor of a sizeable city in the United States.
Anthony Dawkins Dawkins is a pastor, heads a nonprofit to help poor families.
Jean Monestime Monestime, is a Haitian-American and former North Miami councilman. He's a real estate broker who runs an insurance firm with his brother.
Florence 'Flomo' Moss Moss is a native South Floridian who served nearly 14-years in the United States Army
Dorrin D. Rolle Rolle was first appointed to the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners by the former Florida Governor Lawton Chiles to represent the residents of District 2 in January 1998.
Mack Samuel Samuel, a retired AT&T/Lucent Technologies manager and community activist is making his first bid for elected office.
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Lynda G. Bell Bell is a property manager and former Homestead mayor
Obdulio Piedra Piedra was born in Havana and is a resident of Pinecrest. He says he is active in the Chamber of Commerce and was on the Charter Review Committee and the Budget Review Committee, appointed by Former Commissioner Dusseau.
Annette Taddeo Taddeo is a business entrepreneur who ran for Congress in 2008.
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Jose 'Pepe' Diaz Commissioner Diaz was inducted as the Vice-Chairman of the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners on December 18, 2008.
Heather Pernas Pernas, a homemaker and mother of three is running a grass-roots effort.