Councilmember Jack sellers has lived in Chandler since 1994. He began his tenure on the City Council in January 2009.
He is the former facilities manager for the General Motors Desert Proving Ground in Mesa. During his time here in Chandler, Jack has been active in the community and in the region with a strong interest in economic development and transportation issues. He served as a member and chair of the Chandler Transportation Commission and chaired the Chandler Transportation Bond Committee. He also served on the Chandler Airport Noise Compatibility Study Advisory Committee and represents Chandler on the Maricopa Association of Governments Transportation Policy Committee.
He has also been very active with the Greater Phoenix Economic Council serving on the International Leadership Committee and as a board member and executive committee member. With the East Valley Partnership, he is a member of the board, serves on the Economic Development and Government Relations Committees, is a member of the Editorial Advisory Board for Gateway to the East Valley Magazine and chairs the Transportation Committee. Jack is a member of the Chandler Chamber of Commerce and participates on the Public Policy Committee. He also served as a board member and chair of the Mesa Chamber of Commerce- -having been named Business Leader of the Year in 2004.
Councilmember Sellers is a member of Arizona Town Hall and has served as a board member and participated in four Town Halls, twice as a Delegate and twice as a Panel Leader. He is also a member of the Arizona Mexico Commission where he serves on the Transportation Committee. He has been High School Booster Club President, Elementary School PTO President, Little League coach, Homeowners Association President and a member of the Maricopa Community College Commission on Excellence in Education.
He has a bachelor’s degree in Engineering from New Mexico State University. Jack is married to Marie, and they have three grown children and eight grandchildren.