Mayor Paul Deasy

Paul Deasy was elected as Mayor in December of  2020. 

Paul Deasy moved to Flagstaff when he was 12 years old and graduated from Flagstaff public schools. He is married to Amethyst Deasy, a registered nurse who had been fighting on the frontline of the pandemic in Flagstaff. They have four children together.

Paul earned a Master’s in Economics with an emphasis in developmental economics as well as Master's in Political Science. He was awarded a fellowship with the National Science Foundation where he worked vigilantly to change policies at federal institutions so they could more effectively respond to economic crises.

In his role as a research analyst, Paul supported senior leadership at Northern Arizona University to further student success. He is passionate about creating educational environments where children and young adults can achieve their full potential.


To see what the Mayor is up to please refer to his weekly calendar below. 

Mayor Deasy's Weekly Calendar: 

Monday, September 26th 

  • Flagstaff Housing Authority Board of Commissioners
  • City Manager, Mayor, and Vice Mayor Sweet Weekly Meeting
  • Open Spaces Commission Meeting

Tuesday, September 27th

  • City Council Meeting
  • City Council Executive Session
  • Mayoral STEM Roundtable - STEM & Innovation Summit 2022

Wednesday, September 28th 

  • Planning & Zoning Commission Meeting

Thursday, September 29th

  • City Council Retreat

Friday, September 30th

  • Alliance Meeting
  • President Cruz Investiture 
  • Mayor and Northern Arizona Interfaith Council



  1. Mayor

    Paul Deasy

    Mayor
    Phone: (928) 213-2065

  2. Shawn Johnson

    Chief of Staff to the Mayor and Council
    Phone: (928) 213-2065