The North Ward Alderman represents the citizens of the northern district of Vicksburg. Alderman Michael Mayfield was elected to the North Ward Alderman position in July 2005. Prior to this election, he served 10 years on the Warren County Board of Supervisors as Supervisor of District 2.

Mr. Mayfield is a graduate of the Vicksburg Public School System. He is also a graduate of Hinds Community College where he graduated with high honors in Basic Electronic and Electricity. He is also certified by the Environmental Protection Agency. 

Mr. Mayfield is the father of three children and has three grandchildren. He is has been married to the former Bertha McCalpin for over forty (40) years.

 Mr. Mayfield is a member and deacon at the Mt. Zion #4 Baptist Church. He is a member of the Warren County Children Shelter, the Central Mississippi Planning and Development District and a member of the Steering Community for Warren Yazoo Mental Health.