Ed Gainey

American politician

Edward C. "Ed" Gainey (born February 19, 1970) is an American Democratic politician. He is the 61st Mayor of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania since 2022. He is a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives since 2013.[1] He was elected mayor in 2021.

Ed Gainey
Representative Edward Gainey (cropped).jpg
61st Mayor of Pittsburgh
Assumed office
January 3, 2022
Preceded byBill Peduto
Member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives
from the 24th district
In office
January 1, 2013 – January 3, 2022
Preceded byJoseph Preston Jr.
Succeeded byVacant
Personal details
Born (1970-02-19) February 19, 1970 (age 53)
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
EducationMorgan State University (BA)
WebsiteCampaign website


  1. "SESSION OF 2013 - 197TH OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY - No. 1" (PDF). Legislative Journal. Pennsylvania House of Representatives. January 1, 2013.