Dr. Leo McCabe has served as Mayor of Glassboro since January, 2002. A native of Rhode Island, he has lived in Glassboro since 1962. Leo and his late wife Mary have three children and five grandchildren. He is a member of the NJ League of Municipalities and its Legislative Committee. He is former President of the Gloucester County Mayors Association and serves on the NJ Conference of Mayors.
Leo retired from Mobil Oil as Senior Consultant and Manager of Fuels and Air Quality Research, where he holds numerous patents and is recognized as an international expert in fuels and air quality. He holds a PhD. in Organic Chemistry from The Ohio State University and a BS in Chemistry from Providence College. Leo has always been very involved in the community and has served on several committees including:
Founding Member, Boys and Girls Club of Glassboro (2002)
President, Glassboro Education Foundation (1998-2001)
Member, Glassboro Planning Board (1964-66; 2000)
Member, Glassboro Board of Education (1973-92)
Member, Church of St. Bridget and St. Anthony’s Society