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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Applications available for Chairman Gilbert's 2024 Safe Summers Initiative
Chairman Gilbert launched the Safe Summers Initiative to provide supplemental funding for existing summer programs that operate within District 1. To be eligible, the program must be located within District 1. Applications are due by Friday, May 10. All required documents must be uploaded at the time of submission.
Chairman Gilbert accepting applications for 2024 Summer Youth Internship Program (SYIP)
The Summer Youth Internship Program (SYIP) is a wonderful opportunity for deserving young men and women of District 1 to acquire important business skills and gain exposure to real-world business environments. Applications for the are due by Friday, May 10. This year’s program will take place from June 10 – Aug. 2, 2024.

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