Mary Jo Heye was elected and began servering as Alderman of Ward 2 Position 1 on january 1st, 2011.
Mary Jo Heye is a graduate of Texas A&M University, with a degree in Economics. She is the mother of 5 boys, ranging in age from 9 to 15. Her oldest son Trey, who would be 17, passed away in Dec of 2000.
Mary Jo Heye is best known for her work with the Sherwood Sharks, a competitive swim group. When she took over as a volunteer in 2001, the group had 50 swimmers and now has over 300. This is the largest summer swim team program in the entire state.
Heye is a member of the Sherwood Parks and Recreation Committee, the Sherwood Chamber of Commerce, a Board Member of the Sherwood Rotary and Christ Episcopal Church.