About Viviana

headshot_vivViviana Janer, MBA is a Democrat and was elected to the Osceola County Commission in 2014 and currently serves as Chairwoman of the Board. Commissioner Janer is the Vice Chair of LYNX, Secretary of the Central Florida Commuter Rail Commission (i.e., SunRail), and Chairwoman of GOPEP (Greater Osceola Partnership for Economic Prosperity). Commissioner Janer also serves on MetroPlan Orlando, the Tourism Development Council, the Lynx Oversight Board, The Transition House, The Boys Scouts of America Central Florida Council and the Congress of Regional Leaders Board.

Commissioner Janer was born in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico, and raised in New York City. She believes education is the key to success having earned a Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Public Accounting and later a Master of Business Administration with academic honors. She has more than 20 years of experience in corporate accounting. An Osceola County resident and homeowner for more than a decade, Commissioner Janer has been involved in the community, volunteering for various organizations.

Commissioner Janer’s goal is to improve the quality of life for the residents in Osceola County through enhanced infrastructure and transportation. She is passionate about creating affordable options so that residents have housing alternatives that fit their budgets. In addition, she advocates for the creation of high-paying jobs through economic development and is passionate that residents have all the tools needed to achieve a healthier lifestyle.