Cllr O’Hare is a former civil engineer and construction manager and currently holds a number of roles in the voluntary and public sector. He is a Governor of Sylvester’s Primary School, where he was educated.
During his year as Mayor, Cllr O’Hare will raise money for the Magic Fund, a charity which supports young people across Knowsley.
Cllr O’Hare’s wife, Christina – also a Knowsley councillor and a former Mayor of the borough – will be his Mayoress.
Cllr O’Hare said: “It is a huge honour and privilege to be serving my borough as Mayor this year. It is fantastic to be able to go out and see the great things happening in our communities and raise money for extremely worthy local causes.”