Mayor of Novo Mesto is Gregor Macedoni. He was born in 1973 in Novo mesto where he attended both primary and secondary grammar school. He studied at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science in Ljubljana. During his study years he participated actively in the student organization and he graduated with honours in 1997. Later on, he completed his postgraduate study of economy in Ljubljana. Macedoni lives in Novo mesto together with his wife and their four children.
Gregor Macedoni began his first term of office as the mayor of the Municipality of Novo mesto at the end of 2014 and at the end of 2018 he was re-elected. Before taking the office, he was the CEO of the Trimo MSS company. As a mayor he strives to contribute to the vision of Novo mesto which he had determined before the elections. His aim is to transform Novo mesto into a municipality where it is pleasant to live, work, study and entertain oneself.