Diana M. Gomez
Director, Finance Department
Ms. Gomez has over 20 years of experience in public and governmental accounting, including financial and administrative management. Ms. Gomez joined the City of Coral Gables as the Finance Director in October 2011. As the Finance Director, Ms. Gomez is responsible for oversight and management of all aspects of the City’s finances including accounting and reporting, budget preparation and administration, procurement and capital plan development, and pension administration. She serves as a key member of the City’s leadership team with direct responsibility for the effective implementation of citywide strategic initiatives and serves as an advisor the City Manager on issues with financial impact to the City. Prior to this assignment, she served as the Finance Director for the City of Miami. Ms. Gomez was appointed as the Finance Director in February 2006 and had been the Assistant Director of Finance/Comptroller since her employment with the City of Miami in August 2001. Ms. Gomez received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Rutgers College, NJ, and a Masters in Business Administration in Professional Accounting from the University of Baltimore, MD. She is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Florida. She is a Certified Government Financial Officer (CGFO) and a Certified Public Pension Trustee (CPPT). Ms. Gomez serves as the Trustee to the pension board for the City of Coral Gables and has also been appointed as a voting board member. Additionally, she is currently the Vice-Chair of the Sunshine State Governmental Financing Commission.
The Finance Department safeguards the fiscal integrity of the City, reports accurate and timely financial information to the City Commission, the City Manager and the public, and provides financial management and record-keeping support to all the City departments to enable them to carry out their duties efficiently.
Alarm Notices/Invoices: 305-460-5280
Waste Invoices: 305-460-5301
Local Business Tax: 305-460-5296
City of Coral Gables
405 Biltmore Way, First Floor
Coral Gables, FL 33134
Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed holidays and weekends