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United States Representative from Florida

Mario Diaz-Balart, United States Representative from Florida. Member consultive committee Children's First; past board directors Florida Special Olympics; Member of Spanish American League Against Discrimination, National Association Latino Elected Offls., Westchester Lions Club.

Background

Diaz-Balart, Mario was born on September 25, 1961 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States.

Education

Student, University South Florida.

Career

President Gordeon Sloan Diaz-Balart, Boca Raton, Miami. Administrative assistant to Mayor Xavier Suarez City of Miami, 1985-1988. Member District 115 Florida House of Representatives, Tallahassee, 1989—1992, member District 112, 2001—2002.

Member District 37 Florida State Senate, 1993—2000. Member United States Congress from 25th Florida District, 2003—2011, United States Congress from 21st Florida District, since 2011. Member Hispanic advisory board Republican National Committee.

Member National Human Rights Commission Municipios en el Exilio. Member commerce & communications committee National Conference State Legislatures. Member American Legislation Exchange Council.

Co-founder Washington Waste Watchers, Congressional Hispanic Conference.

Membership

Member consultive committee Children's First. Member Dade Partners for Safe Neighborhoods, Spanish-American League Against Discriminations. Member Hispanic advisory board Republican National Committee.

Advisor national human rights commission Municipios en el Exilio. Board directors Florida Entertainment Commission. Former member Florida board directors Special Olympics.

Member National Association Latino Elected Officials, Asociacion Integral Mambisa, Westchester Lions Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, biking, diving. E-mail: diaz-balart.mario.web@leg.state.fl.us.

Connections

Married Tia Diaz-Balart. 2 children.

Spouse:
Tia Diaz-Balart