Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava recently announced a new communications hire — seasoned communications and bilingual media professional Natalia Jaramillo will join her team as the new deputy communications director.
“Communicating clearly and effectively with our community is a top priority for my office, and I’m committed to building a strong team that represents the diversity of our county,” said Mayor Levine Cava. “I’m thrilled to have Natalia Jaramillo on board to increase our communications capacity to engage directly with the Spanish-speaking community and with all our residents.”
Responding to the announcement Jaramillo said, “I’m extremely proud to join the team under the leadership of Mayor Daniella Levine Cava, who has been a longtime community leader and is making history as the first female mayor of Miami-Dade. Mayor Levine Cava has a vision to build a more inclusive, resilient, and thriving Miami-Dade County, and I’m thrilled to be part of making it a reality for mi gente and all Miamians.”
Natalia has led communications strategy and bilingual media relations for over 20 years, including over a decade working with local, statewide, and national community
organizations in South Florida. She has extensive experience in running advocacy, civic engagement, and electoral campaigns, and in advocating for and working with diverse groups in South Florida.
She originally is from Colombia and holds a BA in Communications from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in Bogotá and an MA in Development Studies from the Institute of Social Studies – The Hague, The Netherlands.