Mike Mains

City Council
Title: Council Member
Phone: (513) 452-6345

City Leadership Experience

  • Mike has served on City Council since 2018.
  • In 2019, Mike serves on the following committees: Communication and Social Media (Chair), Recreation Commission (Chair), Environmental & Solid Waste (Chair), Information Technology (Chair), Tree Board (liaison), Streets/Bike Path, Stormwater, Personnel, Building and Lands, Utilities, ICRC (alternate)
  • His past committee experience includes: Environment and Solid Waste (Chair), Information Technology (Chair), Personnel (Chair), Streets and Bike Paths, Stormwater, Utilities, Building and Lands, Recreation Commission, Communication and Social Media, Intercommunity Cable Regulatory Commission (ICRC), Tree Board liaison
Associate Professor of Practice, University of Cincinnati College of Engineering and Applied Science, Mechanical and Materials Engineering

Mike is Faculty Advisor for Bearcat Motorsports

Member of the Society for Experimental Mechanics

International Modal Analysis Conference (IMAC) Director

IMAC Advisory Board

Member of SAE, SCCA, AMA and lifetime member of Sharetrails.org


William Henry Harrison High School
Bachelor's Degree, University of Cincinnati
Master's Degree, University of Cincinnati

Community Involvement
Mike served for 14 years as a director, coach and referee for Upward Sports Program at Legacy Christian Church. He is also an Elder at Legacy Christian Church and a volunteer at Doug Dunaway Motocross and ATV Park. 

Personal Information
Mike is married to Willisa Redford, and is a father and grandfather. They also enjoy the company of their two boxers. 

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