Rosemary Ketchum

Mayor of Wheeling

Rosemary will be the first trans person elected as Mayor of Wheeling!


Rosemary Ketchum is a member of the City Council of Wheeling, West Virginia representing Ward 3. Rosemary has worked tirelessly on issues related to housing, small business, homelessness, and parks and recreation. She is also on the board of several organizations including the Friendlier City Project. Ketchum has been a returning guest on MSNBC and has been profiled by several outlets including The Today Show, Time Magazine, and CNN for her work in community organizing and politics.