Gale Arnot Brewer (born September 6, 1951) is an American politician. She is the 27th and current Borough President of the New York City borough of Manhattan and a Democratic politician. She was a member of the New York City Council. She was elected Manhattan Borough President on November 5, 2013.
Gale A. Brewer
Brewer in 2016
|27th Borough President of Manhattan|
|Assumed office |
January 1, 2014
|Preceded by||Scott Stringer|
|Member of the New York City Council from the 6th District|
January 1, 2002 – December 31, 2013
|Preceded by||Ronnie Eldridge|
|Succeeded by||Helen Rosenthal|
|Constituency||Manhattan: West Side 55th to 96th Streets|
|Born||September 6, 1951|
|Residence||Manhattan, New York, United States|
|Alma mater||Bennington College (BA)|
Columbia University (BA)
Harvard University (MPA)
|Website||Manhattan Borough President's Office|
- "Gale A. Brewer profile". Biography. New York City Council. Retrieved June 20, 2010.
- Steiber, Zachary (September 11, 2013). "Gale Brewer Wins Manhattan Borough President Democratic Primary". Epoch Times. Retrieved September 13, 2013.