Regional Organizing Director
Mario is well known in Volusia County as an Accountant, Philanthropist, Community Leader and Political Consultant. He is a native of DeLand, Florida, and resides with his wife, DeLand City Commissioner Jessica Davis, and their daughter, Marissa. Mario attended Florida Memorial University where he majored in English and minored in both Pre-Law and Business Administration. While in college he developed a love for public service and politics. Mario has provided political strategies for 17 local and state campaigns and has worked with community engagement organizations to provide resources to underserved areas within Volusia County. He serves as the Chair of The Economic Development Committee for the City of DeLand, the boards for The West Volusia Beacon Newspaper, The Neighborhood Center of West Volusia, and The DeLand YMCA. He is the Executive Director for The Minority Elected Officials of Volusia County and Greater Union Life Center. He is the Administrator for Daytona Beach’s Midtown Community Development Center and the Accountant for The Janice and Wilson Foundation, and a recently added board member of Team Volusia. He is also an active member of The West Volusia National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and The National Black Accountants Association.
Mario says, “You must live your life daily fulfilling your life’s purpose. You should never lose sight of your goals and dreams because they will carry you through life in a positive manner towards your purpose”.