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This Week in South Florida: Jason Smith

Department of Equity and Inclusion Director Jason Smith joins TWISF
Department of Equity and Inclusion Director Jason Smith joins TWISF

PEMBROKE PARK, Fla. – Last week Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava made good on a campaign promise by creating a new Department of Equity and Inclusion.

Its mission is to both study and eliminate the inherently racist barriers to success.

The first director of the department is Jason Smith, and he joined This Week in South Florida hosts Michael Putney and Glenna Milberg to discuss. Their conversation can be viewed at the top of this page.


About the Authors:

Michael Putney came to Local 10 in 1989 to become senior political reporter and host of "This Week In South Florida with Michael Putney." He is Local 10's senior political reporter. 

Glenna Milberg joined Local 10 News in September 1999 to report on South Florida's top stories and community issues. She also serves as co-host on Local 10's public affairs broadcast, "This Week in South Florida."