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Posted on: June 18, 2021

South Florida Business & Wealth Magazine honors North Miami City Manager Theresa Therilus, Esq.,

Theresa Therilus, Esq. North Miami City Manager

South Florida Business & Wealth Magazine honors North Miami City Manager Theresa Therilus, Esq., with the 2021 Finance Award

North Miami, FL – June 17, 2021

North Miami City Manager Theresa Therilus, Esq., has been honored with the 2021 Finance Award in Government from the South Florida Business & Wealth Magazine. All of the 2021 honorees were recognized during a special virtual ceremony hosted by the magazine on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. 

The finance awards recognize South Florida’s most distinguished professionals in the financial industry. As South Florida becomes the country’s next financial capital, South Florida Business & Wealth Magazine awarded local experts for their accomplishments and dedication at the Finance Awards. 

“I’m incredibly thankful and honored to receive the 2021 Finance Award in the Government. As the City Manager, my goal is to make sure the City’s daily operations run smoothly. I will continue to support our residents and local businesses in an effort to help them thrive and achieve financial stability. I am thankful for our employees that help every day to achieve our goals” stated City Manager Theresa Therilus, Esq. 

Ms. Theresa Therilus, Esq. is the first Haitian American City Manager for the City of North Miami. As a seasoned attorney, Ms. Therilus has been admitted to the Florida Bar, California Bar and the United States Supreme Court. She has served as a legal advisor for Miami-Dade County and is a former Assistant Attorney General for the State of Florida in Consumer Protection and Economic Crimes. In her current role, Ms. Therilus oversees the daily operations of the City and ensures that the policies, directives, resolutions, and ordinances adopted by the City Council are implemented and enforced. 

For additional information on the City Manager, visit To schedule an interview with Ms. Therilus, email Susset Cabrera at


Media Contact:

Susset Cabrera, Senior Communications Officer
305 895 9888, Ext. 12154

About the City of North Miami

North Miami is a suburban city located in northeast Miami-Dade County, Florida. It is roughly 10 miles (16 km) north of Miami. The city lies on Biscayne Bay which surrounds the Biscayne Bay Campus of Florida International University. North Miami is home to a diverse demographic of residents. With more than 64,000 residents, North Miami is the sixth largest city in Miami-Dade County. We are home to the Oleta River State Park; the largest urban park in the Florida State Park System and the nationally accredited Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA North Miami).

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