Commissioner Yvette Colbourne


Commissioner Colbourne and her husband have lived in the City of Miramar for 20 years where they raised their 2 children. Commissioner Colbourne, a Jamaican descendant, was born in Panama and raised in New York before moving to Florida. 

Commission Work

Commissioner Yvette Colbourne was elected to the City of Miramar Commission, Seat 2 on March 12, 2013. As a Commissioner, she represents all the City of Miramar residents.

In 2014 Commissioner Colbourne served as Vice Mayor for the City of Miramar, Commissioner Colbourne represents the city of Miramar on the Broward County Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) board and on the Broward League of Cities.

Commissioner Colbourne has 30 years of public service experience with Miami-Dade County. During her tenure, she served as a member of a County executive team that successfully managed a $600 million budget and up to 2,000 employees. Commissioner Colbourne has a Master of Public Administration and a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree from Nova Southeastern University and an Associates Degree in Business Administration from Miami-Dade College. 

Prior Community Involvement

Prior to being elected, Commissioner Colbourne served her community as President of her homeowners association for 10 years; Vice Chair of the City of Miramar Economic Development Board; member of the Civil Service Advisory Board; and served as a member on the Broward County Diversity Committee. 
Breaking The Fast / June 20, 2017
HOA Round Table / June 29, 2017
Latin Music Festival 2016
Hispamic Music Festival 2014
Hispamic Music Festival 2013
Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration 2014
2016 HOA Reception & Roundtable
Reception Roundtable 2015

Halloween at River Run Park 2016

Commissioner Colbourne hosted  Halloween at River Run Park for the second consecutive year. River Run Park offered a convenient and safe environment for residents to trick or treat in a relaxed open air setting.

halloween flyer 2016
Halloween Bash at  River Run Park  2015

Distribution of Gifts to Seniors

Commissioner Colbourne wearing a Santa Hat

Commissioner Colbourne delivers holiday gifts to Seniors,  and turkeys throughout the community.

Turkey and Gift Bags