Dave Long - Mayor
Aurora is a progressive community to be a part of.
I’m passionate about my commitment to serve the citizen’s of Aurora. I have a Degree in Business Education and a Masters in Vocational Education from UNL at Kearney. I taught Business Education for 40 years, 36 years at Aurora High School.
My years of service have been on the Aurora Hospital Board for 6 years, the Future Business Leaders Board of Directors for 9 years, the Business Strategic Plan for the State of Nebraska for 3 years, Co-Chair for the Hamilton County Community 2000 Strategic Plan, and a Co-Chair for the Education part for the Hamilton County 2010 Strategic Plan. I was President of the Aurora City Council for the last 2 years.
I’m a member of the Aurora United Methodist Church, the Hamilton Community Foundation, the Foundation Board of Directors for the Future Business Leaders of America, and I serve on the advisory committee for Adult Education and the GED program in Aurora. I’m married to Pat Long and we have three children and 7 grandchildren.