Well the votes are in and Karl Dean, former Metro Nashville law director and of course Vanderbilt adjunct professor of law, has won the Nashville mayoral race. Congratulations, Mayor-Elect Dean! In other Vanderbilt-related election news, Megan Barry ran away with the run-off for one of the remaining contested at-large council seats. Barry, ethics and compliance officer for health-care group purchasing org. Premier, Inc., earned her MBA at Owen and is married to Bruce Barry, professor of management and sociology and chair of the Vanderbilt Faculty Senate. Congratulations Councilwoman-elect Barry!