RTA Board Member: Newburgh Heights Mayor Trevor K. Elkins

On Jan. 13, 2016, Newburgh Heights Mayor Trevor K. Elkins(link is external) was elected by the Cuyahoga County Mayors and Managers Association to fill the seat of Euclid Mayor Bill Cervenik, who retired.

RTA experience

  • March 1, 2016, Sworn in as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA).

Public-sector experience, elected

  • 2012-Present, Mayor, Village of Newburgh Height(link is external)s. Supervises 60+ employees and $3.9 million annual budget.

  • 2008-2011, Clerk-Treasurer (Fiscal Officer), Clerk of Council, Village of Newburgh Heights.

  • 2005-2007, Council-at-large, Village of Newburgh Heights.

Public-sector experience, appointed

  • 2018 - Present, Deputy Fiscal Officer - Medina County District Library.

  • 2010-2015, Assistant Clerk (Fiscal Officer), Village of Cuyahoga Heights.

Private-sector experience

Professional and community organizations


  • Completing final senior-level coursework toward earning a Bachelor of Arts degee in Humanities at Ursuline College.