Greg Stanton

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Greg Stanton
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Mayor of Phoenix
Incumbent
In office
2012-Present
Term ends
2015
Years in position 2
PartyNonpartisan
Compensation
Base salary$88,000
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First elected2011
Next generalAugust 22, 2015
Term limits8 years (2 terms)
Prior offices
Phoenix City Council, District 6
2000-2009
Education
Bachelor'sMarquette University
J.D.University of Michigan Law School
Personal
BirthdayMarch 8, 1970
Place of birthPhoenix, Arizona
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
Greg Stanton (b. March 8, 1970) is the current Mayor of Phoenix, Arizona. He was elected in 2011 and was sworn into office in 2012. Before becoming mayor, he represented District 6 on the Phoenix City Council from 2000 to 2009.[1]

Biography

Stanton holds a B.A. in Political Science and History from Marquette University and a J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School. His professional experience includes working as a deputy attorney general and as an education attorney.[1]

Career

Below is a brief outline of Stanton's political career.

  • 2011-Present
  • 2000-2009: Phoenix City Council, District 6

Elections

On August 30, 2011, Stanton and Gullett advanced past four other candidates in a primary election. Stanton defeated Gullet in a runoff election on November 8, 2011.

2011

Mayor of Phoenix, Runoff Election, 2011
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngGreg Stanton 56% 94,765
Wes Gullett 44% 74,320
Total Votes 169,085
Source: Phoenix City Clerk's Office - 2011 Election Results
Mayor of Phoenix, Runoff Election, 2011
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngGreg Stanton 37.9% 53,553
Green check mark transparent.pngWes Gullett 20.5% 29,020
Anna Brennan 5% 7,110
Claude Mattox 11.9% 16,842
Peggy Neely 12.7% 17,984
Jennifer Wright 11.8% 16,739
Write-in 0% 52
Total Votes 141,300
Source: Phoenix City Clerk's Office - 2011 Election Results

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Political offices
Preceded by
Phil Gordon
Mayor of Phoenix
2012–Present
Succeeded by
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