Michael Joseph was born and raised in South Florida. Mr. Joseph is an attorney with the law firm of Galbut Walters & Associates LLP with a focus practice in civil rights and land use. Previously, Mr. Joseph worked for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security while he earned a Bachelor of Business Administration and Masters in Public Management from Florida International University; and Juris Doctor from St. Thomas University School of Law.
Outside of work, Mr. Joseph is a member of the Democratic Haitian-American Caucus of Florida, the Caribbean Democratic Caucus and the Miami-Dade County Democratic Party, Labor Committee. As a Commissioner, Mr. Joseph's focus is on improving the lives of the residents of North Miami Beach and restoring the residents trust through ethics reforms.
Michael and his wife, Asia, were married at North Miami Beach's famous Ancient Spanish Monastery and are raising their son, Alexander, in the Sunray West neighborhood of NMB.