Mr. Oris is the Executive Director of the City of Margate Community Redevelopment Agency. He has over 30 of experience working with governments both as an employee and as a private consultant. Jeff previously served as the Director of the Economic Development Division of the Tourism, Culture and Economic Development Department, City of Miami Beach. He was responsible for all aspects of business attraction and retention, diversifying the economic base of the city, and enhancing the overall livability of the city.
Mr. Oris has a degree in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University and a Master of Public Administration degree from Syracuse years University along with experience gained while in his previous positions such as Economic Development Coordinator for the City of Margate, and Community Development Director for Martin County, Florida. He has spent a number of years as a consultant to various governmental agencies across the state and the country providing expertise in economic development, redevelopment, housing and market analysis. He also served as the President of the Florida Redevelopment Association.