Supervisor Michael Mayo, Sr., 7th District

 

Michael Mayo Sr. was elected 7th District Supervisor in a special election held in 1994 and re-elected in 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008 and 2012. Supervisor Mayo is currently Chairman of the Transportation, Public Works and Transit Committee; Vice-Chair of  the Health and Human Needs Committee and a member of the Finance, Personnel and Audit Committee. Supervisor Mayo also serves as Treasurer of the Southeastern Regional Transit Authority and is Chairman of Milwaukee County’s Long-Range Transportation Planning Committee.

 

Supervisor Mayo graduated from the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee and is an alumnus of Future Milwaukee. He is a licensed insurance broker. In addition to his other committee assignments, Supervisor Mayo served as the chairman of the Task Force on African and African American Investment and Trade and is currently a member of the Milwaukee County American Friends of Africa. Supervisor Mayo serves on the War Memorial Board of Directors.

 

His community and professional memberships include Sherman Park Community Association, of which he is past director; a drive volunteer with the Neighborhood Watch; member of Omega Psi Phi; treasurer of True Square Lodge #11 Prince Hall; past treasurer of the Milwaukee Minority Chamber of Commerce and founder and past president of the North Central Lions Club, the first African American Lions Club of Wisconsin.  Supervisor Mayo serves as chairman of the advisory board for the Mary Ryan Boys and Girls Club and directs his efforts towards endeavors which support the community. He is also CEO of a non-profit organization that sponsors annual job and health fairs to match employers with employees and a charity golf outing.

 

Supervisor Mayo also served as Chairman of the County Board of Supervisors from December 28, 2010, until February 4, 2011.

 

 

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