Robin DiSabatino, District Four


Contact Robin DiSabatino

Party Affiliation: Republican - Elected 2010

Phone: 941-745-3713
Fax: 941-745-3790
Mailing Address: The Honorable Robin DiSabatino
P.O. Box 1000
Bradenton, FL 34206-1000

To schedule appointments, follow through on concerns, or obtain County information, you may contact Commissioner DiSabatino's assistant Sheri Smith by phone at (941) 745-3708 or e-mail at



Commissioner DiSabatino is originally from Wilmington, Delaware and moved to Manatee County part time in 2002 and permanently in 2004. She had been a licensed REALTOR in Delaware and Pennsylvania since 1986 and Maryland in 1992 and has been licensed as a Broker-Associate with Michael Saunders and Company since 2004. Upon her election, Robin placed her license on Referral Status, as she is dedicated to working full-time as Commissioner of District 4.
Robin intends to incorporate her background in business and finance to help get our economy back on track. She wants to help create incentives for businesses to relocate here and expand our current local businesses. A diversified, year-round, vibrant economy is her goal and revitalization of our treasured neighborhoods is paramount in stabilizing our County.
Robin is married to Dr. Robert DiSabatino, a retired Periodontist, and they reside in The Cascades. They have a daughter, Meredith, who resides in Wilmington, Delaware. 


  • Mt. Pleasant High School Graduate, 1971
  • University of Delaware, BSHE Graduate, 1975
  • Licensed REALTOR, Wilmington College, 1986
  • Paralegal Degree, Goldey Beacom
  • Licensed Florida Broker-Associate since 2004

Public Service

Board of County Commissioners, Elected, November 2010

  • Member, 2010-present
  • First Vice Chairman, 2017
  • Second Vice Chairman, 2016

Port Authority

  • Member, 2010-present
  • Third Vice Chairman, 2016

Civic Center Authority

  • Member, 2010-2014
  • Chairman, 2013, 2014

Community Redevelopment Agency

  • Member, 2010-2014
  • Chairman, 2011, 2012

Career Source Suncoast

  • Board Member, 2015-2016

Charlotte Harbor Estuary Program

  • Board Member, 2015-2016

Environmental Lands Management and Acquisition Committee (ELMAC)

  • Board Liaison to committee, 2015-2015

Florida Local Government Investment Trust

  • Appointed by Governor, 2010-2014, 2015-2016
  • Secretary 2014, 2015-2016

Suncoast Partnership to End Homelessness

  • Board Member, 2014, 2015-2016

Tampa Bay Estuary Program

  • Interim Vice Chairman, 2014
  • Chair 2015-2016

Tampa Bay Regional Planning Council

  • Board Liaison to council, 2016



  • Affordable Housing Committee, 2011-2012
  • Council of Governments, 2011-2014
  • Airport Advisory Commission, 2011-2012



  • Manatee County Republican Executive Committee - Outreach Coord., 2009, 2010
  • Member of Several Republican Clubs in Manatee County
  • Suncoast Workforce Board, 2009, 2010
  • Bradenton Kiwanis
  • Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance
  • Manatee Chamber of Commerce
  • Gulf Coast Builders Exchange, 2009, 2010
  • Women's Council of Realtors
  • Volunteer for Boys and Girls Clubs
  • Volunteer at Daughtrey Elementary School for Big Brothers Big Sisters


  • Needlepointing
  • Reading
  • Sailing
  • Walking