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Francis G. Slay

Francis G. Slay, American Mayor, St. Louis. Achievements include development of the CityView program. Member Mayors Against Illegal Guns Coalition, St. Louis Board Alderman, 1985, elected president, 1995—2001.

Background

  • Slay, Francis G. was born on March 15, 1955 in St. Louis. Son of Francis R. and Anna Slay.

  • Education

    • Law, Saint Louis University School Law, 1980. Postgrad in political science, Quincy College, Illinois, 1977.

    Career

    • Law clerk Judge Paul J. Simon, Missouri Court Appeals, 1981. Private practice Guilfoil, Petzall & Shoemake, partner. Alderman City of St. Louis from District 23, Missouri, 1985—1995.

      President City of St. Louis Board of Alderman, 1995—2001. Mayor City of St. Louis, since 2001.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include development of the CityView program.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member Mayors Against Illegal Guns Coalition, St. Louis Board Alderman, 1985, elected president, 1995—2001.

    Connections

    • Married Kim Slay; children: Francis Junior, Katherine.
    • father: Francis R.
    • mother: Anna Slay
    • spouse: Kim Slay
    • children: Francis Junior Slay
    • Katherine Slay
    Francis G. Slay
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    Born March 15, 1955
    (age 61)
    • 1980
      Saint Louis University School Law
    • 1977
      Quincy College
    • 1981
      Law clerk, Judge Paul J. Simon
    • 1985 - 1995
      alderman City of St. Louis from District 23
      Missouri, United States
    • 1995 - 2001
      president, City of St. Louis Board of Alderman
    • 2001
      mayor City of St. Louis