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Susan Haynie is the Mayor of the City of Boca Raton. She is serving her fifth term on the Boca Raton City Council. Susan’s years of experience provide her with extensive knowledge of the City budget, public safety concerns, growth management issues and a strong collaborative partnership with the neighborhoods. Working with residents and the neighborhoods, Susan supported community improvement projects such as the addition of new City parks, increased green space and strict adherence to zoning codes that have improved the quality of life in Boca Raton.
As Deputy Mayor, Susan has made it a priority for the Council to keep taxes low, improve public safety, protect Boca’s beaches and ensure the City is on a sustainable economic, fiscal and environmental path.
Susan Haynie’s strong public and community service record can been seen through her involvement with the Boca Raton Planning and Zoning Board, Federation of Boca Raton Homeowners Association, Coastal Ocean Task Force, Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) and as a former member of the Board of Directors of Boca Helping Hands. Additionally, as a leader in transportation planning, Susan’s service also includes:
Florida Metropolitan Planning Organization Advisory Council, Vice Chair
Florida League of Cities Board of Directors, Member
South East Florida Transportation Council, Chair
Palm Beach County League of Cities, Past President
Palm Beach Metropolitan Planning Organization, Chair
Treasure Coast Regional Planning Council, Gubernatorial Appointee
These roles have provided Susan with a wealth of experience and knowledge that have significantly benefited Boca Raton. Susan was recently named “Woman Transportation Leader of the Year” for South Florida Women in Transportation. Her experience and community minded approach has helped to improve the City and strengthen its reputation as a world-class City with an unmatched quality of life.
Susan is a Florida Native and a 40-year resident of Boca Raton. She is a graduate of Lynn University and holds a certification in Traffic Engineering Studies from Georgia Institute of Technology and Northwestern University. Susan began her career as an Engineering Analyst in the City of Boca Raton. She is also a State licensed General Contractor and a Community Association Manager. Susan is married to Neil Haynie, they have five adult children and live in the Camino Gardens neighborhood.