Mayor Licastro has been a Village resident since 1955. He has served as Mayor since 2001 and was a member of Village Council from 1994 - 2001. After receiving B.A. in English Literature from John Carroll University in 1973, Mayor Licastro has since worked successfully in the Steel Industry as an Account Executive.
As a civic-minded individual, Mayor Licastro recently served as the Chairman of the Northeast Ohio Mayors and Managers Association and Ohio’s District One Public Works Integrated Committee; Past President of the Cuyahoga County Mayors and Managers Association (CCMCMA) and member of its Executive and Legislative committees; member of the class of 2009 Leadership Cleveland; member of the Suburban Water Council of Governments; and a member of the Chagrin Valley Dispatch Council of Governments.
An avid golfer, the Mayor also enjoys gardening, traveling and reading.
Cuyahoga County Mayors and City Managers Association members touring the Arcelor Mittal Steel Plant 03/30/2017.