After serving as a City Council Member from 2003 - 2007, Mike Maguire was elected as Eagan's 8th Mayor in 2006. He is currently serving his fourth term as Mayor.
Mayor Maguire has a Bachelor's degree from Suffolk University in Boston and a Master's degree from Mankato State University. He completed doctoral coursework at Indiana University. Maguire was also selected to participate in the University of Minnesota’s Humphrey Institute's Policy Forum Fellows Program. Mayor Maguire has taught public speaking and communication at St. Olaf College, among others. He is a public affairs and media relations professional.
As Mayor, he is part of the City Council's Finance & Personnel Committees and serves as a member of the Eagan Convention and Visitors Bureau Board. He also represents Eagan on the Board of the Municipal Legislative Commission and has served as Commission Chair. Mayor Maguire is also a member of the Regional Council of Mayors and is a Regional Leader on Housing Policy and Community Development. Mayor Maguire has served as President of the Association of Metropolitan Municipalities, on the League of Minnesota Cities Board of Directors, and on Governor Dayton's Task Force on Housing.
Mike and his wife Janelle have lived in Eagan since they were married in 1995 with their son Ian who graduated from the Minnesota School of Environmental Studies in ISD 196.