The Office of the City Attorney provides legal counsel and representation to the City Commission, City Boards and Committees, the City Clerk and City Manager as well as the various City departments and agencies.
Chen, Brigette - Paralegal
Paulk, Enga - Assistant to the Deputy City Attorney
Ruiz, Katherine - Operational Services Assistant
The primary vision of the Office of the City Clerk is to become a learning laboratory, an official resource center and the premier records custodian, utilizing technology where it may be advantageous to do so, to safeguard a vital part of our City’s heritage.
DaCosta, Susan - Administrative Assistant
Davis, Yolande - Deputy City Clerk
Garcia, Cynthia - Operational Service Assistant
Liguori, Desiree - Senior Administrative Analyst
Salas, Grethel - Passports Director
Sansores, Imelys - Agenda Coordinator
Urquia, Billy - City Clerk
The Commission appoints the City Manager, who serves as chief administrator of the City and ensures that the Commission's policies are properly executed. The Commission also appoints the City Attorney and the City Clerk.
Casamayor, Santiago - P/T Commission Liaison / Assistant to the Mayor
Granell, Chelsea - Chief Community Engagement & Policy Advisor
Herrera, Patricia - Commission Liason
The City of Coral Gables has a Council/Manager form of government. The City Manager is the Chief Executive Officer appointed by the Mayor and City Commission and carries out the policy direction of the City Commission. Pursuant to the City Charter, the Manager appoints and removes all employees in the administrative service of the City. The City Manager’s Office directs the daily activities of the City of Coral Gables, oversees a budget of $195 million and serves a community of approximately 50,000 residents, within a 14 square mile area. The City Manager and Assistant City Managers direct and supervise the activities of 10 City Departments.
Iglesias, Peter - City Manager
Levi-Garcia, Esq., Naomi - Assistant City Attorney/Intergovernmental Affairs Manager
Lopez, Solanch - Assistant to the City Manager
Silio, Antonio - Ombudsmen for Residents & Small Businesses
Talbott, Alexandra - Administrative Assistant
The Community Recreation Department oversees the Parks and Recreation, Adult Services, Youth Center and Playgrounds, Tennis Centers, Venetian Pool, Golf Course and Parks Maintenance, Granada Golf Course, and Special Events Divisions. The Department provides a broad range of recreational opportunities for all ages.
Anderson, Katherine - Adult Activity Center Supervisor
Couceyro, Fred - Parks & Recreation Director
Espino, Sarah - Administrative Assistant
Gavarrete, Norma-Milena - Special Projects Coordinator
Gilman, Daren - Assistant Aquatics Supervisor
Gomez, Robert - Professional Tennis Operations Supervisor
Gonzalez, Kevin - Tennis Operations Assistant Supervisor
Guerrero, Manuel - Adult Activities Assistant Supervisor
Hall, Troy - Golf Course & Parks Superintendent
Hannah, Ana - Assistant Aquatics Supervisor
Kofkin, Ericka - Special Populations Coordinator
Larkin, Kenneth - Golf Course & Parks Maintenance Assistant Superintendent
Pichardo, Carlos - Youth Center Supervisor
Rocha, Michael - Multimedia Production Manager
Rodriguez, Fabio - Marketing Specialist
Rodriguez, Yanessa - Youth Center Assistant Supervisor
Vester, Carolina - Assistant Director
Vilar, Jose - Aquatics Supervisor
Zuriarrian, Mitchell - Administrative Operations Supervisor
The Development Services Department oversees the Planning & Zoning, Building, and Code Enforcement Divisions. The Department provides customer friendly services including the review, processing, and issuance of permits and assurance that construction complies with all applicable codes.
Aguila, Alba - Code Enforcement Asst.
Anderson, Cristina - Zoning Reviewer
Arguinzoni, Charles - Plans Processor
Arguinzoni, Katherine - Plans Coordinator Assistant
Bermudez, Ernesto - Code Enforcement Officer
Bernal, Max - Administrative Analyst
Cabrera, Suramy - Development Services Director
Cutie, Ivonne - Code Enforcement Assistant
Darna, Elisa - Zoning Reviewer
Delgado, Martha - Code Enforcement Officer
Drujak, Jonathan - Structural Engineer
Fernandez, Francisco - Building Inspector
Garcia, Adolfo - Code Enforcement Field Supervisor
Garcia, Dayron - Plans Processor Lead
Garcia, Jennifer - City Planner
Garcia, Juan Carlos - Code Enforcement Officer
Goizueta, Virginia - Building Services Coord.
Gonzalez, Christian - Zoning Inspector
Gonzalez, Jeanmarie - Administrative Assistant
Guth, Paul - Structural Engineer
Iglesias, Jose - Building Inspector
Lage, Eugenio - Building Inspector
Lopez, Manuel - Building Official
Martin, Eduardo - Building Inspector
Mederos, Marino - Electrical Inspector II
Menendez, Jill - P & Z Administrative Asst.
Milner, Tommy - Plumbing Inspector II
Moreno, Gerardo - Chief Electrical Official
Perez, Jan Pierre - Chief Mechanical Official
Perez, Rudy - Chief Plumbing Official
Pino, Jorge - Mobile Permitting Coordinator
Quintana, Amparo - Code Enforcement Officer
Reboiro, Manuel - Mechanical Inspector II
Reczek, Dariusz - Structural Engineer
Redila, Arceli - Principal Planner
Restrepo, Ana - Principal Planner
Riesco, Juan - City Architect
Rodriguez, Steven - Zoning Reviewer
Roman, Gerado - Code Enforcement Officer
Romero Rodriguez, Enrique - Electrical Inspector II
Schwartz, Lynn - Code Enforcement Officer
Shepard, Terri - Code Enforcement Field Supervisor
Tejera, Erick - Zoning Reviewer Lead
Trias, Ramon - Development Services Assistant Director for Planning
Vilato, Kenneth - Code Enforcement Officer
Wu, Charles - Zoning Administrator
Yhuit, Wilma - Plans Coordinator Assistant (Microfilm)
The Economic Development Department fosters sound economic growth and quality of life in the City of Coral Gables. The Department's focus is on economic development, including marketing, enhancement of quality of life, creation of public/private partnerships, supporting existing businesses and bringing new businesses to the City; and negotiation and administration of certain City property agreements.
Gomez, Yenisis - Administrative Assistant
Perez, Belkys - Assistant Director
Perez, Julian - Economic Development Director
Perez, Leticia - International Business Development Coordinator
Sardinas, Zeida - Asset Manager
Valdes, Francesca - Business Development Coordinator
The Finance Department safeguards the fiscal integrity of the City, reports accurate and timely financial information to the City Commission, the City Manager and the public, and provides financial management and record-keeping support to all the City departments to enable them to carry out their duties efficiently.
Diaz, Yvette - Administrative Assistant
The Coral Gables Fire Department provides twenty-four hour emergency services, 365 days a year. In addition to the traditional service of fire suppression, the Department also provides advanced and basic life support emergency medical services and transport, rescue operations, fire prevention, life safety inspections, public education, and public information.
Services are provided to the Coral Gables community via three (3) fire stations. Each station covers a district (North, Central, and South) within said jurisdictional area. Each district is backed up by the other, as well as supplemental Cover rendered via a countywide Mutual Aid Agreement. All six fire-rescue departments within Miami-Dade County are committed to this agreement.
Amador, Daniel - Captain, Professional Standards Division
Bronkhorst, William - Lieutenant, Professional Standards
Cos, Eric - Lieutenant, Professional Standards
De La Rosa, Marcos - Fire Chief
Easley, Troy - Division Chief - Fire Prevention Division
Fernandez, Daniel - Division Chief, Logistics and Capital Planning
Fletcher, Michael - Captain - Fire Prevention Division
Garnett, Delores - Fire Support Services Coordinator II, Logistics and Capital Planning
Guido, Gesell - Fire Support Services Coordinator I, Logistics and Capital Planning
Herrera, Carmen - Payroll Clerk, Fire Prevention Division
James, Dean - Deputy Chief
Jinete, Anthony - Lieutenant, Professional Standards
Jones, Xavier - Division Chief, Professional Standards
Legra, Ricardo - Captain, Logistics and Capital Planning
Somarriba, Nichole - Administrative & Fiscal Affairs Manager
Mission- To promote the historic heritage of the City through the local historic designation and design review process with educational programs and publications, to manage City-owned historic properties, to maintain the archives and collections related to the original development; and to celebrate the past, present and future of the City through the Museum Division.
Adams, Warren - Historical Resources & Cultural Arts Director
Cathers, Catherine - Arts and Culture Specialist
Guin, Elizabeth - Historic Preservation Coordinator
Kautz, Kara - Assistant Historic Preservation Officer
LeVasser, Amanda - Archivist
Lyons, Nancy - Administrative Assistant
Worm, Colette - Merrick House Docent Coordinator
Mission - The overall mission of the Human Resources Department is to use fair and equitable practices to hire, develop, support, train and retain a highly qualified workforce.
The Human Resources Department is responsible for overseeing a wide variety of core functions. These functions include: labor law compliance and policy formulation, employee record keeping and maintenance, development and training, managing the City’s classification and compensation plan, employee benefits to include wellness. In addition, Human Resources is responsible for administering the recruitment and promotional processes to meet the changing service demands of the City, while also ensuring equal employment opportunities for a diversified workforce.
HR Training & Development
The mission of the Information Technology Department is to provide the City of Coral Gables with reliable, sustainable technical services and innovative solutions that bring value to the organization and its constituents, and enhance business processes and effectiveness for all departments.
Apolinar, Ayanes - IT Systems Division Manager
Gamundi, Alejandro - IT Systems Analyst II
Gonzalez, Nelson - Assistant Director of Information Technology
Hebert, Mark - IT Customer Support & GIS Manager
Jean, Paulson - IT Network Analyst II
Ramos, Lemay - IT Applications Division Manager
Rodriguez, Gisela - IT Network Division Manager
Rodulfo, Raimundo - Director of Information Technology
Vall, Anna - Administrative Assistant
Mission - The mission of Labor Relations is to create and promote a work environment that fosters a positive and effective relationship between labor and management.
Elejabarrieta, Raquel - Director
Gardner, Winsome - Workers Compensation Specialist
Hernandez, Eglys - Administrative Assistant
Ruiz, David - Risk Manager
Tapia, Marjorie - Labor Relations Analyst
Under the direction of the City Manager, the Office of Communications provides timely, proactive and responsive information to the public regarding City services and programs, projects, special events and emergency notifications.
Pantin, Martha - Communications & Public Affairs Division Director
Rocha, Michael - Multimedia Production Manager
Mission - To provide safe and convenient parking facilities that are user friendly, aesthetically attractive, and responsive to business and residential needs.
Marenco, Merlyn - Parking Administrative Supervisor
The Coral Gables Police Department is responsible for the protection of life and property, providing a comprehensive range of law enforcement services and crime prevention programs. The Police Department is composed of the Office of the Chief of Police, three operational divisions and two support services divisions. Our force is comprised of 191 sworn police officers.
Abbott, Nidia - Off Duty Coordinator
Denham, Kelly - Community Affairs/PIO
Escobar, Alejandro - Community Affairs/PIO
Figueredo, Fernando - Property/Evidence Supervisor
Garcia, Omar - P/T Red Light Camera Coordinator
Gonzalez, Rudy - Internal Affairs Commander
Hoff, Jennie - Special Enforcement Div
Hudak, Edward - Chief of Police
Medina, Jesse - Uniform Patrol Div
Nuriddin, Hajir - Assistant Chief
Pedroso, Raul - Criminal Investigations Div
Schultz, Beth - Personnel Selection/Backgrounds
Records - Record’s Request
Mission - The Procurement Division is committed to providing best value results to the City and the public, through professionalism, effective procurement services of the highest ethical standards, and technological and strategic advancements to ensure open and fair competition, in accordance with Federal, State, County and Municipal laws.
Chung, Andrea - Contract Specialist
Gonzalez, Yusbel - Procurement Specialist
Guzman, Liset - Senior Buyer
Hernandez, Eduardo - Procurement Specialist
Phillips, Tyrekia - Administrative Assistant
Smith, Letrice - Procurement Specialist
Walker-Harmon, Celeste - Chief Procurement Officer
The Public Works Department strives to provide excellent customer service to residents, the business community and other City departments through various divisions; Automotive, Central, Engineering, Landscape Services, R.O.W. Maintenance & Enforcement, Sanitation, Sustainable Public Infrastructure, and Utilities.
Anderson, Matthew - Senior Sustainability Analyst
Landscape Services Division