Phoenix, Arizona , United States
|| November 21, 0000
|Last Modifed||Thomas Walker|
Aug 12, 2011 06:31pm
|Info||Councilwoman Peggy Neely proudly represents District 2, which encompasses most of north and northeast Phoenix and covers more than 110 square miles. Peggy was first elected to represent District 2 on the City Council in the fall of 2001 and was reelected in 2005 and 2009. Peggy currently serves as the chair of the Phoenix City Council Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee and is a member of the Downtown and Aviation Subcommittee. In addition to her City Council duties, she is the Past Chair of the Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) Regional Council and also serves on the MAG Transportation Policy Committee. |
During her time on the city council, Peggy Neely has been a strong leader in job creation attracting companies such as Republic Services, Mayo Clinic Hospital, W.L. Gore and Associates, American Express, Axway, APL, Ryan Companies, Penske Automotive Group/ Chauncey Ranch Auto Boutique developing thousands of jobs and attracting regional and national headquarters to Phoenix.
Peggy has long been active in the community, having served as chair of the Paradise Valley Village Planning Committee and the Phoenix Water and Sewer Rate Advisory Committee. She currently serves on the Phoenix Women’s Sports Association Board and the Greater Phoenix Convention Center & Visitors Bureau Board of Directors.
Peggy is a former small business owner and real estate broker with more than 15 years of experience, she previously owned her own real estate firm, Arizona Home Team. Her extensive experience in real estate includes serving on the board of directors for both the Arizona Association of Realtors and the Phoenix Association of Realtors. She also is a past president of the Women’s Council of Realtors Phoenix Chapter.
Peggy has been very involved in the education community as well. She is a current member of the Paradise Valley Community College President’s Roundtable and is a past president and current member of the Paradise Valley School District United Parent Council.
Peggy and her husband Brian have two daughters, Gloria and Mackenzie.