Sergio San Miguel is the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the Miami-Dade Aviation Department (MDAD). Mr. San Miguel manages and oversees five Finance and Strategy divisions: Accounting; Capital Finance; Financial Planning and Performance Analysis; Program Controls; and Strategic Planning.
As CFO, he is responsible for planning and directing the financial and budgetary management for MDAD. Financial and budgetary management includes directing and supervising financial operations, monitoring the financial results of the Aviation Department, monitoring economic and airline industry data in order to recommend airline rates and charges as well as rent and fee structures, and developing the Department’s annual operating and capital budgets. Mr. San Miguel provides strategic assistance to MDAD’s executive management team in establishing long-range goals, strategies, plans and policies. He also serves as the Department’s liaison to Miami-Dade County’s Finance Department and Office of Management and Budget.
Mr. San Miguel joined MDAD in 2009 as Assistant Controller, and was later promoted to the positions of Capital Finance Manager and Controller before being appointed CFO in 2018.
Before joining MDAD, Mr. San Miguel served as the Chief Financial Officer for Miami-Dade County’s Transit Department beginning in 2007, supervising a staff of 100 employees responsible for business management functions such as budgeting, financial and performance auditing, grant management, accounting and revenue collections and processing. He was also responsible for overseeing the department’s overall $388 million operating budget and $425 million capital budget.
Prior to his positions with Miami-Dade County government, Mr. San Miguel served in similar roles in the private sector as an independent management consultant and chief financial officer for organizations including Cemusa, Inc., Staf Airlines, Dole Food Company and Mega Bank. His work experience also includes positions as an audit manager with Coopers & Lybrand and as an auditor and accountant with Jackson Memorial Hospital.
Mr. San Miguel has been a certified public accountant in the State of Florida since 1981 and earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Florida International University. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
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