Mayor Greg Mengarelli
Greg Mengarelli grew up in small rural communities in Kansas and received a Bachelor’s of Science in Park Resource Management from Kansas State University in 1989. He worked at Angeles Crest Christian Camp as the Assistant Director until 1994.
Since 1995, Greg has served as the Executive Director of UCYC (United Christian Youth Camp). During his tenure, the camp has grown from a $400,000 budget to over $4.6M annually. UCYC accommodates over 20,000 guests each year at three camp locations with a total bed count of 1,000.
Greg served a four-year term on the Prescott Unified School District Board including as its president in 2017. In 2017 Greg was elected Mayor. He was re-elected in 2019.
Greg met his wife, Sheila, while attending Kansas State University and they were married in 1990 and moved to Prescott in 1995. Greg and Sheila have nine children, four of whom are adopted, and one grandson.
For fun, Greg likes mountain biking, hiking, hunting and leading river trips down the Colorado River.