Mayor, City of Tampa
Mayor Jane Castor is the 59th mayor of the City of Tampa. Under this former Tampa Police Chief’s visionary leadership, her administration passed the most extensive water/wastewater infrastructure plan in the city’s history, in addition to the first budget starting in the black since the great recession. Her key achievements within the past two years also include helping secure more than $90 million for transportation and mobility improvements, hiring the City’s first Sustainability and Resilience Officer, and launching various strategic initiatives to support prosperous and equitable job growth, economic developments, and housing opportunities. A Tampa native, Jane graduated from Chamberlain High School and attended the University of Tampa.