Mayor Ed Passalugo

Ward 3 - Term Expires May 2019


Mayor Ed Passalugo was born in Cortland, New York but for the past 22 years has called Hewitt home. Passalugo has been married to Jeanne for the past 46 years and has two children, Susan and Jack. He is a graduate of Tompkins Cortland Community College with an Associate Degree in Accounting, St. John Fisher College with a Certificate in Business Management, and Alameda University with a Bachelor of Science Business Management Degree and numerous certificates from Cornell and Niagara University.  Passalugo is currently retired from Valero Energy and CST Brands and was in Retail Management for over 40 Years.  Passalugo has served in the United States Army, National Guard and the United States Army Reserve retiring in 1994 from multiple positions including Infantry, Communication Chief, Recruiter, Career Counselor and as a Combat Engineer and Senior Drill Instructor.  

Passalugo has served on the Hewitt City Council for seven years. In the community, he is involved in the Waco Kiwanis Club where he has served as the Four Years as Lt. Governor, President and Board of Directors.  He currently serves on the Texas Municipal League Board of Directors, McLennan County Rural Transit Board and Volunteers at Providence Hospital.  Throughout his lifetime, Passalugo was a Volunteer Fireman, was Secretary of the Cortland Fire Department and was on the Arson Investigation Team.  Passalugo would consider his accomplishment of prosecuting a person who was convicted of two murders while he was serving on the Cortland Fire Department Arson squad.   Passalugo has been awarded the Regiment Drill Instructor of the Year, Five-time Store Manager of the Year at Top Market, Commendation Cortland Fire and Police Department for successful prosecution of the Teams First Felony Arson case.  
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