Mayor Dan Sullivan,
Municipality of Anchorage, Alaska
Mayor Dan Sullivan is a lifelong, 4th generation Alaskan. He is a 1969 graduate of West High School and earned a BA in Political Science from the University of Oregon. His wife Lynnette is an award winning elementary school teacher and they have one daughter, Jennifer.
Mayor Sullivan is the founding partner in McGinley’s Pub and worked previously in recreational management and as a business and government affairs consultant. He served for three years as the Executive Director of the highly successful 1996 Arctic Winter Games held in Chugiak and Eagle River.
Mayor Sullivan was elected to the Anchorage Assembly in 1999 where he served three terms, including serving as Chairman during the 2006-2007 term. He was elected Mayor in 2009 and re-elected to his second and final term in 2012.