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 with police and firefighters to improve public safety and keep neighborhoods safe.
Mayor Gallego has been a champion for public transit. She led the campaign to pass Phoenix’s Transportation 2050 Plan, and, while overseeing the most robust street repaving program in Phoenix’s history, she led the effort to protect plans for light rail expansion. Her work to improve transit options for Phoenicians has gained national recognition.