Mayor & Commission Mayor & Commission Home Commission Meetings Boards & Committees Election Information Mayor & Commission × Mayor & Commission Home Commission Meetings Boards & Committees Election Information David Suarez Commissioner DavidSuarez@miamibeachfl.gov 305.673.7107 Group 5 David Suarez, recently elected as Miami Beach Commissioner for Group 5 on November 7, 2023, is a dynamic figure in both the community and business spheres. He is a proud native of South Florida, with Cuban and Israeli roots. David is a powerful community activist and small business owner in Miami Beach, currently marketing director for a skin care company. Since 2021, he has served on the board of the Miami Beach Visitor and Convention Authority. As a community activist, David has left an indelible mark. He successfully championed legislation prohibiting short-term rentals in his neighborhood, preserving its residential character. Additionally, he addressed a 70-year-old loophole, preventing valet parking vendors from abusing disabled placards and parking in residential areas citywide. Family is at the core of David’s values. Raising two boys with his wife in Miami Beach serves as a daily reminder of the importance of his mission to enhance the city’s standard of living. This commitment to family and community was a driving force behind his decision to run for public office. In his role as Commissioner, David Suarez is poised to leverage his diverse background, business acumen, and community advocacy to continue serving the best interests of Miami Beach and its residents. Elected on a platform of positive change, he is dedicated to shaping a vibrant and sustainable future for the city.