BOCC Chair, Commissioner District 2
Current Term: 11/2022 - 11/2026
Viviana Janer was elected to the County Commission in 2014 and is currently serving her third term.
In addition to being the Chairwoman of the Board of County of Commissioners, Commissioner Janer is the Chairwoman of the Central Florida Commuter Rail Commission (SunRail), the Vice-Chairwoman of LYNX, and the Chairwoman of the LYNX Oversight Board. Commissioner Janer also serves on the Tourist Development Council, the Board of the Directors for Metroplan Orlando, the FAC Institute of County Government, and the Value Adjustment Board. She served as Chairwoman of the County Commission in 2020 and 2016.
Commissioner Janer was born in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico, and raised in New York City. She believes education is the key to success having earned a Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Public Accounting and later a Master of Business Administration with academic honors. She has more than 20 years of experience in corporate accounting.
Commissioner Janer's goal is to continue improving the quality of life for the residents in Osceola County. She continues to be passionate about enhancing our infrastructure and transportation as well as creating affordable options so that residents have housing alternatives that fit their budgets. In addition, she’s been an active advocate for the creation of high-paying jobs through economic development and is passionate that residents have all the tools needed to achieve a healthier lifestyle.