A full time resident of Monroe County for 18 years, Michelle Coldiron brings a wealth of political, business, volunteer, and personal knowledge to her candidacy for Monroe County Commissioner, District 2.   In her third year as an elected official and the current Mayor of Marathon, Michelle understands the challenges of balancing tourism with the needs of residents, being fiscally responsible and protecting our environment here in the Florida Keys.

Michelle is an appointed member of the District Advisory Committee for the Tourism Development Council.  She also serves on the Board of Director’s for the Area Health Education Center.  Throughout her life, Michelle’s passion has been the welfare of children, for years she was employed by the State of Florida as a Child Advocate Coordinator for the Guardian ad Litem Program.   She continues to volunteer in the program, acting on behalf of abused children in our community.  Michelle is also an active mentor in the Take Stock in Children program.   She is a member of Zonta International, the Greater Marathon Chamber of Commerce and Rotary and she is a proud alumna of Leadership Monroe County Class XX.

As a homeowner, business owner, community-minded neighbor, and family-oriented woman, Michelle believes that when we strengthen families and improve the quality of life for all of Monroe County residents, we strengthen our community.  Michelle is deeply committed to the future of our County.  

Moving our County forward into the future will require vision, determination, and real action.  “It isn’t enough to talk the talk.   I believe that my track record shows that I walk the walk.” Michelle is committed to creating a balance between business, tourism and the life enjoyed by all of our residents, from young families to retirees that live here.  Michelle is married to Greg Coldiron and has one adult daughter, Mallory that also lives in Monroe County.  Michelle is a graduate of Northern Kentucky University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology.  

Contact information:  Michelle Coldiron 420 17th Court Gulf, Marathon FL 33050

(305) 360-7666