|Order||57th Mayor of Tampa|
|Term of Office||2003–present|
|Predecessor||Dick A. Greco|
|Date of Birth||April 27, 1959|
|Place of Birth||Waterville, Maine|
|First Man||Mark Woodard|
|City Attorney||David Smith|
|City Clerk||Shirley Foxx-Knowles|
Pam Iorio (born April 27, 1959 in Waterville, Maine) is the 57th and current (as of 2008) mayor of Tampa, Florida. Year 2003 ( MMIII) was a Common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. Dick A Greco (born September 14, 1933) is a Businessman, career Politician, and Civic activist from Tampa, Florida Events 1124 - David I becomes King of Scotland. 1296 - Battle of Dunbar: The Scots are defeated The year 1959 ( MCMLIX) was a Common year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Waterville is a city in Kennebec County, Maine, United States, on the west bank of the Kennebec River. The State of Maine ( is a state in the New England region of the northeastern United States of America, bordering the Atlantic Ocean A politician (from Greek " Polis " is an individual who is involved in influencing public decision making through the influence of Politics or a person The Democratic Party is one of two major Political parties in the United States, the other being the Republican Party. Events 1124 - David I becomes King of Scotland. 1296 - Battle of Dunbar: The Scots are defeated The year 1959 ( MCMLIX) was a Common year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Waterville is a city in Kennebec County, Maine, United States, on the west bank of the Kennebec River. 2008 ( MMVIII) is the current year in accordance with the Gregorian calendar, a Leap year that started on Tuesday of the Common This is a list of mayors of Tampa Florida. Joseph B Lancaster (February 14 1856 - November 25 1856 died in office Darwin Austen Branch She moved with her family to Temple Terrace as an infant and attended school in Hillsborough County. Temple Terrace is a city in north-central Hillsborough County Florida. She is the second female mayor of Tampa.
Her first term dealt largely with renovating the downtown area, as well as creating economic confidence for poorer citizens of the city. Iorio is also a big supporter of the arts, and she wishes to make Tampa a major arts center in the South. The Southern United States &mdashcommonly referred to as the American South, Dixie, or simply the South &mdashconstitutes a large distinctive Iorio has also been credited with a sharp drop in drug trafficking in the city limits. The illegal drug trade or drug trafficking is a global Black market consisting of the cultivation manufacture distribution and sale of illegal Drugs In her second term, Iorio will continue to be a supporter for a light rail mass transit system for the city. For specific light rail systems many of which use the words "light rail" as part of their name see List of light-rail transit systems.
In 1985, at the age of 26, she became the youngest person ever elected to the Hillsborough County Commission. Year 1985 ( MCMLXXXV) was a Common year starting on Tuesday (link displays 1985 Gregorian calendar) For a decade before her successful run for mayor, she served as Supervisor of Elections for Hillsborough County. Hillsborough County is a County located in the US state of Florida. During the 2000 presidential election recount, she was the president of the State Association of County Elections Supervisors. The United States presidential election of 2000 was a contest between Democratic candidate Al Gore, then Vice President, and Republican
She earned her bachelor's degree from American University and followed up with her master's at the University of South Florida, while she was Supervisor of Elections. For other universities known as American University see American University (disambiguation. The University of South Florida ( USF) known within its system as USF Tampa, is a public research University system located in Tampa, Florida
Iorio has been married to Mark Woodard, assistant county administrator for Pinellas County, since 1987 (she did not take her husband's last name), and they have two children, Caitlin and Graham. Pinellas County is a county located in the US state of Florida. Year 1987 ( MCMLXXXVII) was a Common year starting on Thursday (link displays 1987 Gregorian calendar)
Her father John Iorio, an Italian immigrant who became a university professor, died on February 7, 2007 after a lengthy battle with cancer. Events 457 - Leo I becomes emperor of the Byzantine Empire. 1074 - Battle of Montesarchio in which the Prince Year 2007 ( MMVII) was a Common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century.