Jerry Tolley

Jerry Tolley

Mayor

Mayor Jerry Tolley was first elected to serve on the Board of Aldermen in 1983 as an alderman.  In 1989, he was elected to his first term as Mayor and served the Town for eight years in that capacity. Mayor Tolley was awarded Mayor Emeritus by Mayor Beth Schmidt in 1997.  He was re-elected as Mayor in November 2005 and is currently serving his sixth term as Mayor of Elon.  Mayor Tolley is married to Joanie and they have two adult sons and four grandchildren.  For extended bio click here.