Membership on the Budget and Finance Committee is specified in the city code as enacted by the City of South Miami Commission:
The committee shall consist of no more
than five members. Members shall be appointed as provided by the city charter. The commission shall attempt to include representatives of the
local business community, residents; and accounting and finance experts.
The purpose of the committee is to provide advice and recommendations
to the City Commission regarding the adoption and implementation of
financially sound annual budgets and investment policies. The committee
shall begin on the date of the first City Commission meeting of the new
fiscal year, and shall sunset at the end of the fiscal year.