Pete Buttigieg, Mayor, South Bend, IN
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Pro-Growth Progressive Idea: Implementing a 311 system that will help citizens and businesses get clear and fast solutions from the city.
Pete Buttigieg is an accomplished businessman who is working hard to bring new ideas and real results to the mayor’s office in South Bend. Before being elected Mayor, Pete worked for McKinsey & Company, where he was responsible for advising senior business and government leaders on major decisions related to economic development, energy policy, strategic business initiatives, and logistics. His work took him around the country and the world, including to Iraq and Afghanistan, and he serves as an officer in the U.S. Navy Reserve.
While his career has mainly been in the private sector, Pete has always been committed to public service. Pete was most recently the Democratic nominee for the office of Indiana state treasurer, earning the highest vote total of any Democrat running for state-level office in 2010. Pete also serves as a Fellow at the Truman National Security Project. He has worked on Capitol Hill and on congressional, gubernatorial, and presidential campaigns.