Mayor's Office

About the Mayor

Originally a native of Buffalo, New York, Acting Mayor Lewis has lived and worked in the City of Ithaca for over 40 years.  She is retired from Cornell University, where she served as the Director of Student Services in the Industrial and Labor Relations School.

Mayor Lewis looks forward to moving several key initiatives ahead, such as the Reimagining Public Safety Collaborative, the Green New Deal, and the expansion of affordable housing throughout the city.