Megan Barry

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Megan Barry
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69th Mayor of Nashville
In office
September 25, 2015 – March 6, 2018
Preceded byKarl Dean
Succeeded byDavid Briley
Personal details
Born
Megan Christine Mueller

(1963-09-22) September 22, 1963 (age 56)
Santa Ana, California, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Bruce Barry
Children1
EducationBaker University (BA)
Vanderbilt University (MBA)
WebsiteOfficial website(registration required)

Megan Christine Barry[1] (née Mueller; born September 22, 1963) is an American businesswoman and politician. Barry was the seventh mayor of the city government of Nashville and Davidson County, its first female mayor.[2] She was mayor from 2015 until March 6, 2018.

In 2018, Barry resigned after pleading guilty to felony theft related to an affair with a city employee who had was the head of her security detail.[3] Barry is a member of the Democratic Party.

References[change | change source]

  1. "State of Tennessee v. Megan Christine Barry" (PDF). The Business Journals. March 6, 2018. Retrieved May 5, 2018.
  2. Garrison, Joey (September 10, 2015). "Megan Barry elected Nashville mayor". The Tennessean. Retrieved May 21, 2017.
  3. Garrison, Joey (March 6, 2018). "Nashville Mayor Megan Barry resigns from office; 'I love you, Nashville,' she says". The Tennessean. Retrieved March 6, 2018.