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Sustainability Advisory Board

MMRB Liaison: Ronald Rogers

Board Type: Orange County
Enabling Legislation:
The Sustainability Advisory Board was created by Resolution No. 2014-M-57. The resolution was adopted by the Board of County Commissioners on September 23, 2014.
Membership:
Nine members appointed by the Board of County Commissioners.
Member Types:
  • 1 Arts and Cultural Affairs Representative
  • 2 At Large Representative
  • 1 Economic Development or Business Representative
  • 1 Education Representative
  • 1 Environmental Protection, Natural Resources Management, or Sustainability Practices Representative
  • 1 Neighborhood Improvement Related Organization or Activities Leadership Representative
  • 1 Social Services or Community Health Representative
  • 1 Urban Planning or Transportation Planning Representative
Term Length: 2 Years
Term Of Office:
Advisory Board members shall serve for a term of two years. To provide for staggered terms of membership, the terms of office for the initial members, as designated by the Board at the time of their initial appointments, shall be as follows: (a) The initial term of office for the economic development or business representative; the social services or community health representative; the arts and cultural affairs representative; and one of the at-large representatives shall expire on June 30, 2015; and (b) The initial term of office for the environmental protection, natural resources, or sustainability practices representative; the urban planning or transportation planning representative, the education representative, the representative with leadership experience in neighborhood improvement organizations or activities; and one of the at-large representatives shall expire on June 30, 2016.
Powers and Duties:
The Advisory Board shall have the following responsibilities and duties: (a) Review progress and provide recommendations to the Board on implementation of the Sustainability Plan and any adjustments to the Sustainability Plan, as appropriate. (b) Review and provide input on the Annual Sustainability Reports prepared by designated county staff representatives that summarize progress toward goals and targets and achievement of strategies contained in the Sustainability Plan. (c) Provide an annual report to the Board on its activities, goals, and objectives.
Meetings:
Fourth Thursday every other month at 12:00 p.m., OMB Conference Room, Third Floor, Administration Center, 201 S. Rosalind Avenue, Orlando, FL

Learn more about Orange County public meetings at County Calendar.

Contact Person:
Alan Marshall
Assistant to the Director
Planning, Environmental, and Development Services Department
(407) 836-5884

Last Revised: 1/4/2019

Member Name Member Type Term Expires
Madeline Almodovar Ramirez At Large Representative 6/30/2021
Roland H. Ball Education Representative 6/30/2020
Paul Thomas Boroughs Urban Planning or Transportation Planning Representative 6/30/2020
Shana K. Carson Arts and Cultural Affairs Representative 6/30/2021
Samuel B. Graham Economic Development or Business Representative 6/30/2019
Byron Knibbs Environmental Protection, Natural Resources Management, or Sustainability Practices Representative 6/30/2020
John Melquiades Martinez At Large Representative 6/30/2020
Kenneth Peach Social Services or Community Health Representative 6/30/2021
Melvin Pittman Neighborhood Improvement Related Organization or Activities Leadership Representative 6/30/2020

Economic Development or Business Representative
   (1 position)


September 26, 2019

July 25, 2019

May 23, 2019

January 24, 2019

January 3, 2019

November 29, 2018


*This document is a draft and is provided as a courtesy. This document is not to be considered as the final minutes. All information contained herein is subject to change upon further review and approval by the appropriate agency/board/committee.