About Us - The Mayor's Hispanic Advisory Council


The City of Tampa Mayor’s Hispanic Advisory Council is formed by a group of Hispanics who are appointed by the Mayor and serve as a liaison between the City government and the Hispanic community.

Goals and Objectives

  • To serve as a liaison between local City government and the Hispanic community.
  • To recommend programs, projects and activities which promote good relations among all citizens throughout the city.  
  • To serve as a forum for those who need to voice their concerns to community leaders and City officials.  
  • To promote a network of communication among the various community groups and organizations in working with each other as the need arises.  
  • To receive and disseminate information regarding the City’s scheduling and budgeting of capital improvement projects, particularly those which may have a specific effect on the Hispanic community.

City of Tampa Liaisons

 - City of Tampa - Melisa Martinez