Gabriela Fire, Mayor of Bucharest
Gabriela Fire (Vraceanu maiden name) was born on July 13, 1972, in Bacau, Romania. She graduated in 1994 on Bucharest Faculty of Communications. Before entering politics, Firea worked as a journalist.
As a member of the Social Democratic Party of Romania was elected as a member of parliament in 2012. In this mandate covered the chairman of the Committee on Cultural Affairs. In June 2016 local elections was elected mayor of Bucharest (the first woman to hold this position).