The Town of Wellton has a Council-Manager government structure. It is governed by a Mayor, four council members, and a Town Manager. The Town Council is elected to serve four year staggered terms. After each election, the council selects one of its member to serve as Mayor and one of its member to serve as Mayor Pro Tem.
The Council meets the first Tuesday of each month at 7:00PM in the Town Council Chambers. Special meetings, in addition to, or in lieu of these meetings, may be held. Meetings scheduled which do not have a quorum of the members present will not be held.
Town Hall is located at 28634 Oakland Avenue, Wellton, Arizona. The Council Chambers is located in the rear of Town Hall.
* Terms expire November 2018
** Terms expire November 2016
Vickie Bornt was born in Bremerton, WA in 1953. Transferred to Yuma in 1989 and moved to Wellton in 1999. Worked under the Department of Defense (DoD) for 36 years, retiring from the U.S. Army Yuma Proving Ground (YPG) in 2009. Positions held while at YPG included Army Communities of Excellence Coordinator, Adjutant, Director of Morale, Welfare and Recreation, and Sustainment Coordinator. Served as the Department of Army representative on the DoD Sustainability Committee, and the YPG representative on the Range Commander’s Council, Sustainability Group. Also served as YPG representative on the Greater Yuma Port Authority and Governor’s Military Affairs Committee. Has served on the Wellton Town Council since 2013.
Councilmember: Brian Claar**
Councilmember: Kenneth Baughman*
Deputy Town Clerk
Utility/Accounts Payable Clerk
Public Works Director
Golf Course/Parks Superintendent
Water Treatment Operator
M. Russell Jones
Don B. Engler