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Industrial Development Authority

MMBR Liaison: James Auffant

Board Type: Orange County
Enabling Legislation:
Chapter 159, Florida Statutes, authorizes the creation of industrial development authorities. A resolution was adopted on January 30, 1979, by the Board of County Commissioners.
Five members appointed by the Board of County Commissioners. Each member of the Authority, before entering upon their duties, shall take and subscribe the oath or affirmation required by the State Constitution. A record of each such oath shall be filed with the Department of State and with the Clerk of the Board of County Commissioners.
Member Types:
  • 5 At Large Representative
Term Length: 4 Years
Term Of Office:
A member of the Authority is eligible for reappointment.
Powers and Duties:
Chapter 159.47, F.S., outlines the powers of the Authority. The Authority may issue revenue bonds or other debt obligations repayable solely from revenues derived from the sale, operation, or leasing of capital projects. Another power is to acquire by lease, purchase, or option real and personal property for use as sites for the location of projects as defined in the Florida Industrial Development Financing Act.
Third Tuesday of each month at 2:00 p.m., OMB Conference Room, Third Floor, County Administration Center, 201 S. Rosalind Avenue, Orlando, FL

Learn more about Orange County public meetings at County Calendar.

Contact Person:
Casey Barnes
Vice President, Business Development
Orlando Economic Partnership
(407) 902-2440
Financial disclosure is required.

Last Revised: 3/18/2019

Member Name Member Type Term Expires
Mark A. Gonzalez At Large Representative 12/31/2026
Betty Hernandez At Large Representative 12/31/2023
Paul Michelotti At Large Representative 12/31/2026
Julio Male Rocha At Large Representative 12/31/2025
Justin Joseph Vermuth At Large Representative 12/31/2024

No vacancies at this time. Please check back later.

August 15, 2023

  • Agenda - Agenda for August 15 2023 Regular Meeting.pdf

August 1, 2023

  • Agenda - Agenda for August 1 2023 Special Meeting.pdf
  • Minutes - DRAFT Minutes of 8_1_2023 (Special Meeting).pdf (Draft)*

March 21, 2023

  • Agenda - Agenda for March 21, 2023 Regular Meeting_197235419_1.DOCX
  • Minutes - Final Minutes of 3_21_2023.pdf

February 21, 2023

  • Agenda - Agenda for February 21 2023 Regular Meeting.pdf
  • Minutes - OCIDA Approved Minutes 2.21.23.pdf

*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.