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Village Clerk

Yenise Jacobi, Village Clerk


The Mission of the Village Clerk is to serve as the secretary to the Mayor and Village Council while providing information in a professional and efficient manner to ensure service delivery to the residents of the Village.


The Village Clerk is appointed by Village Council and is responsible to Councilpersons as well as the citizens of the Village. The Village Clerk serves in the following capacities:

  • Record Management Liaison
  • Schedules and prepares agendas & public notices for all public meetings
  • Attends all monthly Village Council and committee meetings.
  • Responds to citizens’ public records requests
  • Coordinates Municipal Village Elections as Supervisor of Elections and serves as the official filing officer.
  • Prepares legal ads for newspaper regarding public hearings and budget advertisements
  • Attests to Village contracts, agreements and legal documents (resolutions and ordinances) and signs and affixes village seal.
  • Assist with the advertisement of the fiscal year budget
  • Prepares Council packets for distribution by close of business Fridays
  • Perform duties as the Council may prescribe from time to time.
  • Financial Disclosure Coordinator for the Florida Commission on Ethics
  • Website Administrator
  • Administers the publication of the Village Code
  • Maintains custody of the Village’s vital records including minutes, ordinances, and resolutions.

Election 2022

El Portal Election 2022Mayor Omarr C. Nickerson
Vice Mayor Anders Urbom
Councilperson Dr. Anna E. Lightfoot-Ward
Councilperson Darian Martin
Councilperson Luis Pirela

All the candidates were re-elected unopposed.