EUCG 2022 Fall Workshop

Jim Strickland, Mayor of Memphis

Jim Strickland was sworn in as mayor of Memphis for a second term on January 1, 2020, with a continued pledge to reinvest in our neighborhoods, our citizens, and to keep growing our economy.

While practicing with Kustoff & Strickland, PLLC, he was elected to the Memphis City Council in 2007, and its chairman in 2014. Community service has long been a part of Mayor Strickland’s life. He served with various organizations, including St. Vincent de Paul Soup Kitchen, where he still volunteers, and holds a Gold Life membership with the NAACP.

Mayor Strickland is married with two children.