Mayor Kate Gallego has spent her career working to find solutions to complex problems. Kate’s record of results includes leading the campaign to pass Phoenix’s citywide transportation plan through 2050 and working to ensure equal pay for equal work. Since being elected to Phoenix City Council in 2013 and elected Mayor in 2019, Kate has helped make Phoenix a leader in job creation and has worked to bring manufacturing, healthcare, and high-paying jobs to Phoenix.
Mayor Gallego has been a leading voice in protecting residents throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, and pushed state and federal leaders when residents were struggling to get tested. She has the experience and vision needed to help Phoenix emerge from the pandemic stronger than before.
EARLY LEADERSHIP on COVID-19
Mayor Kate Gallego took the pandemic seriously from the start. The City of Phoenix
required face masks and social distancing early, saving lives and protecting residents. She listened to scientists and doctors, and took on state and federal leaders to do a better job when city residents were struggling to get tested.