Miami-Dade County Commission on Ethics and Public Trust
Overtown Transit Village
North Tower, 8th Floor East
701 Northwest 1st Court
Miami, Florida 33136
Responds to requests for advisory opinions; handles legal matters that may impact the operations of the Ethics Commission; drafts legislation and reviews legislation proposed by others to create more ethical and accountable local governments; appears in court when decisions of Ethics Commission are contested.
Loressa Felix, General Counsel
Etta Akoni, Staff Attorney
Nolen Bunker, Staff Attorney
Susannah Nesmith, Staff Attorney
Education, Outreach and Public Relations
Provides training for government officials and personnel, candidates for office and business community; conducts workshops, conferences and seminars; makes presentations and speeches to public and private organizations, associations and groups on the subject of ethics in government. Responds to media and public records requests.
Robert Thompson, Community Outreach Coordinator
Leonardo Mendoza, Community Affairs and Public Information Specialist
Conducts investigations of official/employee misconduct in County and municipal governments; files complaints with the Ethics Commission or processes complaints that are filed by the general public to be heard by Ethics Commission; tries cases before the Ethics Commission; refers cases for criminal prosecution or other dispositions with other appropriate agencies.
Radia Turay, Advocate
Rodney Vega, Lead Investigator
Sandrene Dukes, Investigator
Nilda Olmo, Investigator
Karl Ross, Investigator and Forensic Accountant
Stephanie Vega Saraf, Investigator