Arthur Noriega is the newest Council Board Member. He is an executive with a strong background in construction, operations, and urban development projects with over 16 years of parking industry experience. Mr. Noriega has headed the Miami Parking Authority since 1999. As Chief Executive Officer, he oversees all of the parking and enforcement operations in a major metropolitan city.
Mr. Noriega also must act as a strong advocate in the promotion of public and private sector joint ventures, while maintaining an excellent working relationship with local elected and government officials, as well as development authorities. He oversees a staff of 185 employees and an operation that generates $40 million in parking revenue. Mr. Noriega has been responsible for unprecedented revenue growth at the Authority, as well as the development of the City’s seven newly constructed public garages. Miami Parking Authority is currently engaged in the pre-development of two additional public/private joint venture developments within Miami’s Central Business District.
Prior to his current position, Mr. Noriega was vice president of development at The Carlisle Group, where he worked with local municipalities and Community Development Corporations (CDC’s) across the state to create urban development projects. Before that, he worked as Director of Planning and Development with the Authority.
An Economics graduate of the University of South Florida, with professional certifications from Tulane and Northwestern Universities, Mr. Noriega is a dedicated community leader and volunteer. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce and the South Florida Progress Foundation. He is a founding board member of Miami Exchange, Inc. Arthur Noriega is a member of the Board of the Downtown Miami Partnership, the Miami Sports Commission, and a graduate of Leadership Florida’s 26th Class.