Jason T. Smith - Legislative Director
Jason T. Smith, a lifetime resident of south Miami-Dade, is a public policy professional who has close to a decade of experience in public service. He has held various roles in Miami-Dade County government including Senior Legislative Analyst in the Office of the Commission Auditor and aide to Commission Chairwoman Carey-Shuler and Commissioner Monestime.
Most recently, he served as the Intergovernmental Affairs Coordinator for the Public Works and Waste Management Department. He is a professional journalist who has written for the Boston Globe and the Miami Times. He completed his undergraduate studies at Howard University and obtained a Masters in Business Administration from Florida International University.
Jason is married to Shenika McElroy Smith and they have one son, Jason, age 7.