| Term: Jan. '19 - Jan. '23
Current Committee Appointments
Gail Barney was appointed to fill a vacancy on the Town Council in January 2002 and has served as Mayor since he was elected in June 2010. He served on the Planning & Zoning Commission from 1998 to 2002.
As Mayor, Barney represents Queen Creek on the Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) Regional Council, on MAG’s Executive Committee, Economic Development Committee, and Transportation Policy Committee, and serves on the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport Authority Board of Directors, the Maricopa/Northern Pinal Gateway Alliance, the Arizona Municipal Tax Code Commission, the Eat Valley Partnership Economic Development/Aviation and Aerospace Committee, the League of Arizona Cities and Towns Executive Committee, and represents the Town Council on the Queen Creek Public Safety Retirement Board.
Barney earned an associate degree from Mesa Community College and a Bachelor of Science from Arizona State University. He is an Eagle Scout and a 2011 graduate of the Town's Citizen Leadership Institute.