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MML Board of Directors Appoints Wildwood Council Member Joe Garritano to MML Board of Directors

Monday, February 25, 2019  
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February 25, 2019

For more information, contact Laura Holloway, communications specialist, Missouri Municipal League at 573-635-9134.


Wildwood Council Member Joe Garritano Elected to
Missouri Municipal League Board of Directors


JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Municipal League Board of Directors appointed city of Wildwood Council Member Joe Garritano to the MML Board of Directors at MML’s February Board meeting in Jefferson City, Missouri.

Garritano will fill out the balance of a term vacancy.

Garritano was appointed in January 2015 as a Wildwood City Council Member for Ward 8 and re-elected by the voters to the same position in the 2015 and 2017 April municipal elections.

In August 2018, he was selected by the City Council to serve as the City’s Mayor Pro Tempore. Garritano has also served on the Missouri Municipal League’s Municipal Administration and Intergovernmental Relations Policy Committee.

Professionally, he is a senior leader with a national financial firm, responsible for managing relationships across multiple departments to deliver a seamless client experience, as well as coordinating strategic activities and projects.

Garritano earned his Master’s degree in Information Systems and Bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems & Criminal Justice from Pace University, New York. He also serves as an Adjunct Professor in project management for a university in the St. Louis area.

In the community, Garritano is the president and trustee of The Meadows at Cherry Hills Homeowners Association, a 162-home subdivision in West St. Louis County. During his free time, he volunteers for the USO of Missouri, St. Alban Roe parish, and is a member of the Knights of Columbus. He is married to his wife Vanessa and a proud father of two daughters, Estella and Alice.

The Missouri Municipal League provides a united voice for municipalities across Missouri.  Founded in 1934, MML now serves more than 640 municipalities with training, resources and legislative advocacy for local government success. Learn more at



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