City of Jacksonville


Commission Member
Danielle Early

Danielle EarlyDanielle Early moved to Jacksonville, Florida in 2008 on a mission to affect education as a Teach for America Corp. Member (Jacksonville Charter Corp). She earned a Bachelors of Science degree in Criminal Justice from Georgia State University. While in attendance, she was inducted into the National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, and Golden Key International Honor Society. She was adorned with several prestigious awards, including the Deans Scholarship Key, for acquiring and maintaining a 4.0 grade point average.

Danielle Early is very active in serving the community. Danielle is currently an elementary educator at Sallye B Mathis Elementary School. She is a tutor/mentor for the Sanctuary on 8th Street. In addition, she is an assistant cheerleading coach and track coach for the Sallye B Mathis Team Up Program.

Recently, Danielle was appointed, by Mayor John Peyton, as a commissioner to the Mayor's Commission on the Status of Women. Danielle is also the secretary for the Jacksonville Urban League Young Professionals and an active member of the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce's Impactjax Young Professionals group.

Danielle Early is elated to be in Jacksonville and looks forward to serving Jacksonville for years to come.