Sam Alai was elected Mayor in November, 2007 and re-elected in 2011. Prior to his term as Mayor, he served as an At-Large Councilman and as Council President from 2005-2007 and Council President Pro-Tem from 2003 to 2005. He presently serves on the Executive Board of the Cuyahoga County Mayors and City Managers Association and the Board of Directors for the Broadview Heights Chamber of Commerce. Mayor Alai is a Trustee and Founding Member of the Broadview Heights Community Foundation as well as a Trustee of the Brecksville-Broadview Heights Schools Foundation. In addition, he is a member of the North Royalton/Broadview Heights Rotary, Knights of Columbus, and the Chemical Abuse Prevention Association (CAPA).