Mayor Dan Sullivan,
Municipality of Anchorage, Alaska
First elected in 2009, Mayor Dan Sullivan is currently serving his second and final term as Mayor of the Municipality of Anchorage.
Dan was born and raised in Alaska, graduated from West Anchorage High School and received his bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Oregon. From 1998 to 2008, he served the maximum of three consecutive terms on the Anchorage Assembly.
Dan is the founder and co-owner of McGinley’s Pub in downtown Anchorage and has been a small business owner for nearly 30 years. Dan was also the Executive Director of the highly successful 1996 Arctic Winter Games, held in Anchorage.
His wife, Lynnette, is an award-winning elementary school teacher and their daughter Jennifer graduated with honors from the Anchorage School District and from the University of Oregon’s Clark Honors College in 2009.