Kathlina Lai

Key Facts

Party N/A; nonpartisan election
Status Challenger


Kathlina Lai graduated from Claremont McKenna College with a BA in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics [5]. Lai previously worked for multiple companies in strategy and technology, and is now co-founder of a digital marketing agency [2]. Lai is the Vice President of Operations for Marketing Belt LLC [5].

Key Issues


Lai believes in promoting smart growth and development in Carefree. She wants to preserve open spaces in Carefree and prioritize fiscal responsibility while developing the city. She would also like to focus on revitalizing the town center to help the local economy prosper [2].


Lai is against the implementation of a property tax [1].


Lai advocates for adequate communication with the people of Carefree and wants the council to operate with their input [4]. She would also like to ensure that there is transparency within the council to build trust with residents [2] [4].

Public Safety

Lai wants to ensure that there is reliable fire and police protection in Carefree [1].


No endorsements could be found.


1 Carefree2022
2 AZCentral
3 Sonoran News 
4 Facebook 
5 LinkedIn