Mayor Kate Gallego
CIty of Phoenix, Arizona
Kate Gallego was recently sworn in as the 61st Mayor of Phoenix. She is only the second woman elected to that position in over three decades. Mayor Gallego was the District 8 representative on the Phoenix City Council from 2013 to 2018. Prior to being elected, Mayor Gallego worked on Strategic Planning and Economic Development for Salt River Project. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Harvard University and earned an MBA from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. In 2015 the Wharton School of Business named her in its "40 Under 40" list. She is the proud mom of Michael Gallego.