Congressman Carlos Curbelo (FL-26)
Congressman Carlos Curbelo was born in Miami to Carlos and Teresita Curbelo, Cuban exiles who fled Fidel Castro’s tyranny in the 1960’s. In November of 2010, Curbelo was elected, with the support of over 27,000 voters, to serve on the Miami Dade County School Board. Miami Dade County Public Schools is the fourth largest school district in the country. On the School Board, Curbelo has been a strong advocate for fiscal responsibility, parental involvement, and transparency in the district’s operations. Curbelo serves on the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Education & the Workforce Committee, and Small Business Committee.