Councilmember Charlie Odegaard

Charlie Odegaard was elected to City Council in 2016.


Charlie Odegaard was elected to a four-year term on the Flagstaff City Council in November 2016. Before being elected to Council, Charlie served for three years on the City Water Commission.

Charlie serves as the Councilmember liaison to several Commissions and Committees:

  • Audit Committee
  • Beautification and Public Art Commission
  • Transportation Commission

Education & Residency in Flagstaff

Charlie is a 33-year resident of Flagstaff. Graduated from Flagstaff High School. He went to Northern Arizona University (NAU). Charlie is a third generation owner of Odegaard's Sewing Center which was started by his grandparents in 1969.

Family & Volunteer Service

Charlie is married with several children and grandchildren. He's a member of Shepherd of the Hill Church where he has served in several capacities including being the President of the Church Council. He's a Board Member of the Arboretum at Flagstaff, Northern Arizona Veteran's Memorial Veterans Cemetery Foundation, Scout Pack 33 Committee Member, and volunteers at the Family Food Center and Golden Rule Charities-The Pantry.