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About Commissioner Cohen
A native of Tampa, Harry Cohen was elected to the Hillsborough County Board of County Commissioners, representing District 1, in November 2020. Cohen has dedicated his life to a career in public service.
A lawyer, Cohen served as the Chief Deputy Clerk of the Circuit Court of Hillsborough County from 2005-2011. He was elected to Tampa City Council in 2011 and re-elected in 2015.
Cohen has served the community in numerous capacities, including as chair pro tem of Tampa City Council, vice chair of the Metropolitan Planning Organization, and chair of the Transportation Disadvantage Coordinating Board.
As a Commissioner, Cohen presently serves on the following Boards and Committees:
- Transportation Planning Organization – Chair
- Port Tampa Bay
- Tampa Bay Water
- Tampa Bay Regional Planning Council
- Value Adjustment Board
- David A. Straz, Jr. Tampa Bay Preforming Arts Center
- Tampa Museum of Art
- Della Cury
- Lidia Manresa