Leonard D. Jones, Jr. - Mayor
12801 Palmer Avenue
• First elected as Alderman on April 7, 1998
• Appointed Mayor on January 21, 2014
• Elected Mayor on April 8, 2014
• Serves on the Grandview Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors
• Former Board liaison to the Planning Commission
• Was appointed to the Zoning Board of Adjustment (ZBA) in May 1997, and served on the ZBA until his election as Alderman.
• Past and current ad hoc committees: speaker at Passage Way conferences and served on the first executive committee of the Highgrove Estates Neighborhood Association.
• Actively participates in municipal organizations such as the Missouri Municipal League and National League of Cities. Former president of the West Gate Division of the Missouri Municipal League.
• Mayor Jones has been a resident of Grandview for over forty years and graduated from Grandview High School. He served as a Supply Corps officer in the U.S. Naval Reserves and has been employed by Sprint for over 25 years. He and his wife, Michelle, have three daughters, two sons-in-law and three grandsons.