Mayor Dean Woodruff is serving his 3rd term as Mayor. He was first elected in May of 2005, re-elected in May of 2009, and again in 2013.
Dean lives in Mendon and is married to Sue Woodruff. He has four children and two step-children, ten grandchildren, and two great grandchildren. He retired from the Unit 4 School District in 2002, where he was a Unity Middle School Science Teacher, Unity High School P.E. Teacher, and Coached Football and Basketball. Dean served as a village trustee two years before being elected Mayor. Dean is an avid Cardinals fan and enjoys farming and camping.
Sue Woodruff was elected Village Clerk in May of 2001. Sue is married to Dean Woodruff and lives in Mendon. She has two children, four step children, ten grandchildren and two great grandchildren. She also has a dog named Lacy.
Sue is retired from serving as a school secretary. She served 37th years as a secretary for Unit Four Schools - serving as the Unity High School secretary for twelve years, and secretary to the superintendent of schools for 25 years. She also served as Monroe School Secretary in Quincy for 3 years, and Warsaw High School Secretary in Warsaw for 2 years.
Sue enjoys spending time with family - especially her grandchildren, photography, flower gardening, and following the St. Louis Cardinals.
Trustees - Left to right: Darla Cantrell Moore, Adam Buss, Rick Voss, David Wittler, Dale King and Daron Cannell