Mark Stewart

Title
Councilmember
Affiliation
Chandler City Council

A dedicated Chandler resident since 2001, commenced his first term on the City Council in January 2017. Originally relocating from the Midwest with his family, they initially planned to stay for only a brief period but quickly became enamored with Chandler's community, its people, and the city's promising future. Both of Councilmember Stewart's children graduated from the Chandler Unified School District and soon will have two proud Arizona State University graduates. The Stewarts have truly embraced Chandler as their home.

Councilmember Stewart's philosophy centers around effective and efficient governance, emphasizing safety, livability, enhanced quality of life and creating business opportunities within the community. He actively works to cultivate a culture of innovation, and entrepreneurial spirit. Recognizing the importance of sound municipal fiscal policies and commitment in to public safety. He understands that they serve as the foundation for successful cities.

Mark Stewart holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Missouri State University. Beyond his role on the City Council, he dedicates his time to volunteering and supporting local nonprofits, all while maintaining an active faith and running both a marketing agency and men’s health clinics. Mark misses his time as serving as a coach for both the YMCA and Little League International.

Mark is honored to serve and considers the East Valley the best place to work, play and have fun in the world!

Councilmember Stewart serves on the:

  • Maricopa Association of Governments Transportation Policy Committee
  • East Valley Partnership Executive Leadership Team
  • East Valley Partnership Board of Directors
  • National League of Cities Information Technology and Communications Federal Advocacy Committee
  • Arizona Legislative Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Subcommittee
  • Member and Speaker for the Government Blockchain Association
  • Arizona State Ambassador for the Job Creators Network

His past service in Chandler included the following:

  • Chairman on the Maricopa Association of Governments Human Services and Community Initiatives Committee
  • Arizona League of Cities and Towns General Administration, Human Resources and Elections
  • Arizona League of Cities and Towns Budget, Finance and Economic Development Committee
  • Chair of the 2020 Census Complete Count Committee
  • METRO Rail Board of Directors
  • National League of Cities Community and Economic Development Board
  • Chandler City Council Subcommittees:
    • Communications and Public Affairs
    • Information Technology
    •  Management Services
    • Facilities and Fleet
    • Community Services
    • Economic Development
    • Neighborhood Resources
    • Cultural Development

He currently serves on the following Chandler City Council subcommittees:

  • Connectivity
  • Economic Vitality
  • Sustainability and Technology

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