John Mohr was elected Mayor of the City of Lexington in 2005. He served four years as an alderman in Ward 3 between 2001 and 2005. Mayor Mohr was born and raised in rural Lexington. He attended and graduated from the Lexington school system before attending Illinois State University. After graduating from ISU with an agriculture degree, he worked in Champaign, IL, Raleigh, NC, and Toledo, OH before bringing his family back to his hometown. Mayor Mohr is married to Jill Wick Mohr and has three children.