Aftab Pureval

American politician and lawyer

Aftab Karma Singh Pureval (born September 9, 1982) is an American attorney and politician. He is the mayor of Cincinnati since 2022.

Aftab Pureval
70th Mayor of Cincinnati
Assumed office
January 4, 2022
Preceded byJohn Cranley
Personal details
Born (1982-09-09) September 9, 1982 (age 41)
Xenia, Ohio, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
Whitney Whitis (m. 2018)
ResidenceCincinnati, Ohio, U.S.
EducationOhio State University (BA)
University of Cincinnati (JD)

On November 2, 2021 with 65.8% of the vote, he was elected as mayor making him the first Asian American to be elected as the mayor of Cincinnati.[1][2]

References change

  1. Coolidge, Sharon (2 November 2021). "'We made history.' Aftab Pureval wins Cincinnati mayoral race after David Mann concedes". The Cincinnati Enquirer. Gannett Company. Retrieved 3 November 2021.
  2. "Wu, Pureval mayoral wins mark milestone for Asian Americans". Associated Press. Retrieved 3 November 2021.