Regional Council

Regional Council

Maricopa Association of GovernmentsThe Regional Council is the governing and policy-making body for the organization and is comprised of elected officials appointed by each MAG member agency. For most members, the city or town mayor serves as the Regional Council representative. The chairs of the Boards of Supervisors represent Maricopa and Pinal Counties on the Regional Council. The State Transportation Board members for Maricopa County represent the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT). The three Native Nations are represented by their governor or president.



  • John Giles, Chair
    Mayor, City of Mesa

  • Kenneth Weise, Vice Chair
    Mayor, City of Avondale

  • Jerry Weiers, Past Chair
    Mayor, City of Glendale

  • Chip Wilson
    Mayor, City of Apache Junction

  • Eric Orsborn
    Mayor, City of Buckeye

  • Les Peterson
    Mayor, Town of Carefree

  • David L. Smith
    Councilmember, Town of Cave Creek

  • Kevin Hartke
    Mayor, City of Chandler

  • Alexis Hermosillo
    Mayor, City of El Mirage

  • Tara Walter
    Mayor, Town of Florence

  • Bernadine Burnette
    President, Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation

  • Ginny Dickey
    Mayor, Town of Fountain Hills

  • Chris Riggs
    Mayor, Town of Gila Bend

  • Stephen Roe Lewis
    Governor, Gila River Indian Community

  • Brigette Peterson
    Mayor, Town of Gilbert

  • Joe Pizzillo
    Mayor, City of Goodyear

  • Valerie Molina
    Mayor, Town of Guadalupe

  • Thomas L. Schoaf
    Mayor, City of Litchfield Park

  • Christian Price
    Mayor, City of Maricopa

  • Clint Hickman
    Supervisor, Maricopa County

  • Jerry Bien-Willner
    Mayor, Town of Paradise Valley

  • Cathy Carlat
    Mayor, City of Peoria

  • Kate Gallego
    Mayor, City of Phoenix

  • Mike Goodman
    Supervisor, Pinal County

  • Gail Barney
    Mayor, Town of Queen Creek

  • Martin Harvier
    President, Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community

  • David Ortega
    Mayor, City of Scottsdale

  • Jackie Meck
    Member, State Transportation Board

  • Jenn Daniels
    Member, State Transportation Board

  • Skip Hall
    Mayor, City of Surprise

  • Corey D. Woods
    Mayor, City of Tempe

  • Juan Rodriguez
    Mayor, City of Tolleson

  • Rui Pereira
    Mayor, Town of Wickenburg

  • Michael LeVault
    Mayor, Town of Youngtown

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The Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) is a Council of Governments (COG) that serves as the regional planning agency for the metropolitan Phoenix area.

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    Phoenix, Arizona 85003

  • Phone: 602-254-6300

  • FAX: 602-254-6490

  • Email: mag@azmag.gov

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