REPORT FOR THE COMMITTEE ON FOREIGN RELATIONS

UNITED STATES SENATE

SUBJECT: Ambassadorial Nomination: Certificate of Demonstrated Competence — Foreign Service Act, Section 304(a)(4)

POST: Organization of American States

CANDIDATE: Carlos Trujillo

Carlos Trujillo, a prominent Florida attorney and politician, serves as the State Representative for the 105th District in the Florida House of Representatives, Tallahassee, Florida, a positon he has held since 2010. Concurrently, he has been Founding Partner, Trujillo, Vargas, Gonzalez and Hevia LLP, Coral Gables, Florida (2011 – present) and President, Carlos Trujillo, PA, Coral Gables, Florida (2007 – present). Known for his constituent advocacy, legal acumen and leadership, Mr. Trujillo is fluent in Spanish and has a thorough understanding of Latin American politics. His skills and knowledge make him well-qualified to serve as U.S. Ambassador to the Organization of American States.

Previously, Mr. Trujillo served as Assistant State Attorney, Miami Dade County State Attorney’s Office, Miami, Florida (2007 – 2011). He has been a member of three real estate holding companies in Coral Gables, Florida in recent years, highlighting his management capabilities. Demonstrating commitment to public service, he also served as a Board Member, Public Health Trust of Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Florida (2015 – 2016).

Mr. Trujillo earned a B.S. in business administration from Spring Hill College, Mobile, Alabama and a J.D. from Florida State College of Law, Tallahassee, Florida. He was Florida Prosecuting Association Legislator of the Year in 2016 and Florida Sheriff’s Association Legislator of the Year, in 2015.

U.S. Department of State

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