Grandillo Biography

Kathi Grandillo


  • Ward 5, January 1, 2018 - December 31, 2021

Committee & Board Involvement


  • Aurora City Schools - Liaison
  • Planning Commission - Chairman and Council Representative

Biography & Achievements


Councilwoman Kathi Grandillo was first appointed to Council in December of 2012 and served on the Finance Committee and Quality Committee, as well as being the alternate liaison to the Chamber of Commerce. She was re-elected in November of 2013 and 2017.

Kathi has served on the Safety, Service and Utilities Committee, Parks and Recreation Committee, and is the Liaison to the Aurora City Schools, as well as the Chairman of the Planning Commission. Prior to becoming a member of Council, Kathi was a member of the Aurora Planning Commission from 2007 until her initial appointment to Council.

Kathi has lived in Aurora for over 24 years and has 2 children, Sean and Kyle, both graduates of Aurora High School. Her parents, Ron and Geneva Tomallo, have been residents of Aurora for the past 33 years.

She is currently employed in the role of Customer Service Sales Administration for RFI Americas, Inc. in Twinsburg. Kathi is active in many neighborhood, school and community service organizations, including a Board Member / Secretary of the Aurora Orchestra Association and a newly elected member of the Rotary Club of Aurora.