Bill Garner

Candidate Statement


Bill Garner has served previously on the Oro Valley Town Council and he is running for an opportunity to serve as your voice in this year’s election. First elected to the Town Council in 2008, Bill has been a consistent and honest voice for the citizens and people of Oro Valley serving a total of 8 years.


Born and raised in the suburbs of Philadelphia, Bill holds a bachelor’s in Communication and master’s in Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance from Temple University. In addition he holds post-masters from Saint Joseph’s University in Public Safety.


Back home, he served as an emergency management director and volunteered as a fire-fighter and EMT. Bill discovered our beautiful community in 2004 when he moved to Arizona.


Since arriving, Bill has remained an active participant through his involvement as a past member of the Oro Valley Citizens Corps Council, teaching for Pima Community College, and as a graduate of the Oro Valley Police citizen’s academy.


He is running again to continue his platform of delivering responsible, accountable, and effective leadership to Oro Valley.