Washington City: Government

Mayor Ken Neilson
111 North 100 East
Washington City, UT 84780
(435) 656-6308
Elected: 2009
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Assignments and Committees:
  • Washington City - Celebrations & Events
  • Washington County Economic Development Council

A long-time resident of Washington City. Graduated from Dixie College with an Associates Degree in Business. Received a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Utah in Business with a minor in Marketing. Over 20 years business experience on an Executive level, which includes implementing budget and revenue forecasting, personnel training and development, profit and loss statement management, creating advertising and marketing campaigns, press releases, brochures, magazine articles, and writing a variety of business reports. Served as Director of Company Executive Committee to ensure training standards, policy adherence, company priorities, new product development, and charity involvement. Member of the Board of Directors, overseeing profit sharing program, new business development, vehicle acquisitions, procedural and administrative decisions pertaining to the success of the company. Recognized for a strong work ethic, honesty, and integrity.

Through personal and business relationships, I have found great strength in providing service to others. Known as someone who has an open door policy and encourages individuals to come in and visit. Together, we can make good changes where needed, preserve our heritage, and make smart decisions for the future growth of Washington City. Dedicated to addressing those issues that are important to you.

Passionate about spending time with my wife and family. Married for 28 years and have 3 children. Enjoys all outdoor activities that offer a challenge, including golf, hiking, camping, biking, softball, and basketball.

"Elected officials are servants of the public and should act accordingly. We need principle-based government, unity, and accountability. The voice and opinions of the citizens are what matter the most to me. Washington City is my home and I would like you to feel good about calling it home too!"

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