Brannon Hampton

Key Facts

Party Nonpartisan
Status Incumbent

Background

Brannon Hampton graduated from Grand Canyon University with an MBA with an emphasis in Leadership [2]. Hampton was first elected for his first 4-year city council term in 2017 and became vice mayor of Goodyear in 2021. Hampton also works as a financial advisor with Edward Jones [3]. Through his volunteering with various non-profits, Hampton was honored by APS for volunteerism and community commitment [1].  He is also involved with the Arizona Small Business Association as a board member. He represents Goodyear in various organizations such as the Maricopa County Community Development Advisory Committee and the National League of Cities’ Community and Economic Development Federal Advocacy Committee.

Key Issues

Economy

Hampton wants to attract and retain businesses in Goodyear, which he plans to achieve by having a balance and partnership between the city and business. He wants to increase businesses in Goodyear to increase employment within the city [1].

Budget

Hampton wants to carefully manage the growth of Goodyear, while respecting its communities. With the budget, he wants to provide reliable city services with the goal of a higher quality of life in the city. He plans to also focus on reducing the long-term debt of the city [1]. 

Public Safety

Hampton supports a strong Public Safety department for Goodyear, which includes the fire and police department [1].

Water

To prevent a potential water shortage, Hampton wants to increase the city’s portfolio in looking for alternative sources of water and educating on conservation efforts [4].

Endorsements

No endorsements could be found.

Sources

1 Hampton 4 Goodyear
2 LinkedIn
3 Goodyear AZ
4 AZ Central