|Address||4545 E. Southern Ave |
Mesa, Arizona , United States
Jun 03, 2016 07:09pm
|Info||Don Stapley was elected to his second term as Chairman of the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors in January 2002. Currently in his third term representing District 2, Mr. Stapley also served as chair and vice-chairman in previous years. In addition, he served as the chairman of the Maricopa County Board of Adjustments as a private citizen. |
Mr. Stapley was born in Phoenix and graduated from Westwood High School in Mesa. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. He is a lifelong Arizona resident and member of a pioneer Arizona family.
As the Vice-Chairman for the State/County Fiscal Committee, a legislative committee that acts as a legislative "watchdog" reviewing legislation for un-funded mandates, Mr. Stapley is instrumental in watching over the county's interests at the state legislature.
Nationally, his peers at the National Association of County (NACo) selected Mr. Stapley, as the Chairman of the Large Urban County Caucus (LUCC). LUCC is active in promoting large counties progress on national issues of concern to the United States Congress and Administration. Currently, as Chairman of LUCC, Stapley is serving on the following NACo task forces: Medicaid/Medicare Reform, Homeland Security, NACo Governance, Justice & Law Enforcement committee.
Mr. Stapley's additional duties include membership on the Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) Regional Council's Transportation Policy comittee, the regional group of mayors and stakeholders who are repsonsible for planning, funding and implementing the region's multi-modal transportation system.
As a member of his community, Mr. Stapley has volunteered for youth development and education organizations that include the Theodore Roosevelt Council of the Boy Scouts of America, the Mesa Education Foundation, the Mesa Family YMCA, and the Mesa Little League. He has also served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Lutheran Health Care Network for more than 10 years. Mr. Stapley is an honorary member of the Mesa Baseline Rotary Club.
Mr. Stapley is the owner of Stapley and Company, a real estate management firm and holds an active broker's license.
Mr. Stapley lives in the East Valley. He is active in his church and the youth activities his church sponsors. Mr. Stapley is married to Kathy. They have four children and three grandchildren.