Tripti Joshi (Editor)

Gabriel J Campana

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Covid-19
Preceded by  Mary B. Wolf
Religion  Roman Catholic
Nationality  American
Name  Gabriel Campana
Children  5
Political party  Republican Party
Profession  Mayor

Gabriel J. Campana httpsuploadwikimediaorgwikipediacommons99
Born  July 6, 1963 (age 52) Williamsport, Pennsylvania (1963-07-06)
Alma mater  Temple University, University of Sarasota, Wilkes University, Bloomsburg University
Residence  Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States
Education  Temple University, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, San Diego State University, Harvard University

Political career

Gabriel J. Campana has been the mayor of Williamsport, Pennsylvania since 2008. During Gabe Campana's tenure, crime has been cut and economic development has increased. Campana won re-election in 2011 by a 74% to 26% margin. He was a school teacher and 12 year member of the city council before being elected mayor. Williamsport has the only Kohls Department store in America that is located within its central business district. A planned 40 million dollar town center is also in the works for Williamsport. Since he has been mayor, the city has received an A+ bond rating. During his tenure, he has not signed a tax increase.

Contents

Education

Campana received post doctorate credits at Temple University and received a Doctorate degree in Administration at the University of Sarasota. In addition, he received a master's degree from Wilkes University and a bachelor's degree from Bloomsburg University.

Personal life

Mayor Gabriel Campana is one of 11 siblings born and raised in Williamsport. His deceased father, Dr. Louis F. Campana, was a local physician and his mother Rose Campana, is a retired nurse. Campana is married (Sonia) and has 5 children.

Prior to his present post, Dr. Campana was a 5th grade teacher for nearly 20 years and taught master's degree classes at the College of New Jersey.

Abuse allegations

After a July 8 incident, Sonia C. Campana filed a temporary protection from abuse order against Gabriel Campana on August 1, 2016. Campana's wife claims he was physically and sexually abusive. This court order was dismissed upon request while a similar provision is found within a custody agreement.

References

Gabriel J. Campana Wikipedia


Topics
 
B
i
Link
H2
L