Mayor Satish I. Hiremath, D.D.S.
Term Expires: November 2014
Family: Partner, Stacy. Children: Jordan, Mason, Mahra, Macallan
Education: Bachelor’s degree, University of Michigan, 1985
Howard University College of Dentistry, 1989
Dr. Hiremath was born in 1963 and grew up in Kalamazoo, Michigan. He is a practicing dentist with a history of community service. He established his home in Oro Valley in 1990 and fell in love with the community.
Dr. Hiremath previously served as chair of the Regional Transportation Authority and is a board member of the Arizona Bioscience Roadmap Steering Committee. He has also served as chair of the Pima Association of Governments and president of the Southern Arizona Arts and Cultural Alliance. In 2007, Dr. Hiremath was elected "Community Leader of the Year" by the Nothern Pima County Chamber of Commerce.
He has contributed to many youth, family and community nonprofit organizations, including:
- Oro Valley Public Library Children's Room
- The Oro Valley Holiday Parade
- Coronado Little League
- AYSO Soccer
- Kids Closet
- Saguaro Rotary Foundation
- Project Graduation
- Ironwood Ridge High School
- CDO High School
- Special Olympics
- Youth Leadership of America