Commissioner - Marlon D. Bolton (District 1)

Volunteerism/Service

  • Board Member, Broward County Community Action Agency (Present)
  • Board Member, Aviation Advisory Board, Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport (2016 - Present)
  • Member, National Black Caucus of Local and Elected Officials, NBC-LEO, (2016-Present)
  • Member, Broward League of Cities, Youth Leadership Committee (2017, 2018)
  • Member, Florida League of Cities, Municipal Administration Committee (2017, 2018)
  • Member, National League of Cities, Public Safety and Crime Prevention Committee (2017)
  • Facilitator, Tamarac Citizenship Clinic (Past)
  • Facilitator, Esuba Program; Everglades Correctional Institution (Past)
  • Volunteer, City of Fort Lauderdale, Parks and Recreation Department (2014 – 2016)
  • Volunteer, University of Miami, School of Law (2016)
  • Volunteer, Relay for Life, American Cancer Society, (Past)
  • Lead Initiator, Human Trafficking Summit in partnership with representatives from Best Human Trafficking and the Department of Homeland Security (Past)
  • Motivational Speaker, Harvard Academy (Past)

Professional Affiliations/ Experience

  • Mediator, Florida Supreme Court Certified County Court Mediator, (Present)
  • Commissioner, City of Tamarac (2016 - Present)
  • President/Business Consultant, Forecast Holdings, LLC (2014 - Present)
  • Senior Pastor, Praise Experience Church (2014 – Present)
  • Church of God, Division of Education, Cleveland, TN, Ministerial Studies and Licensure
  • Registered Premarital Course Provider, Broward County Clerk (2014 - Present)
  • Banker, Wachovia Bank, Aventura, FL, (Past)
  • Quality Assurance Supervisor, Teleperformance, N. Lauderdale, (Past)
  • Paralegal, Aldridge Connors, LLP, Delray Beach, (Past)
  • Director of Marketing, Dr. Reniel Sherman, DC, (2013 - 2018)

Distinctions

  • Power Player Award, named among the top 25 most powerful leaders in South Florida, as published in the Florida International Magazine (April 2010)
  • Honoree, The Town of Pembroke Park (February 2017)

Education/Training

  • Master of Science, Criminal Justice, Florida International University (pending)
  • Bachelor of Applied Science, Hon., Distinction, Public Safety Management, Miami Dade College
  • Associate of Arts, Hon., Mass Communication, Miami Dade College
  • Budgeting and Accounting, Intergovernmental Relationships in Florida et al., Institute for Elected Municipal Officials
  • Anti-Money Laundering Certification
  • Video Production, Media Technology Institute, CPTC