Mayor Coral Evans

Mayor Coral Evans is a social non-profit and public policy entrepreneur who believes in the concept of thrive-ability as it relates to individuals, neighborhoods and communities. Mayor Evans has over 25 years of extensive, applied experience and knowledge in the design, development, implementation, management, assessment and evaluation of initiatives and programs crafted to assist diverse populations experiencing the systemic effects of poverty.

First elected to office 2008, Mayor Evans served two terms (eight years) as a Councilmember prior to her election as Mayor of the City of Flagstaff in 2016. She was re-elected Mayor in 2018.

In addition to serving on the Flagstaff City Council, Mayor Evans is the Executive Director of the Sunnyside Neighborhood Association of Flagstaff, Inc., a resident driven social profit (nonprofit) organization that focuses on the redevelopment, growth and prosperity of one of city’s most challenged neighborhoods. Prior to this role, she was the Vice-President of Mission Services for Goodwill Industries of Northern Arizona.  She is also the owner of a small business (Destiney’s Creations) and a published author (A Conversation with Alma).

Mayor Evans holds a master’s degree in Business Administration, a master’s level certificate in Public Management, a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management, and is nationally certified in public participation practices. Presently Mayor Evans is pursuing a Ph.D. in Education with an emphasis on Sustainability. Ms. Evans is a HUNT-KEAN Leadership Fellow, a Babson College Social Innovation Fellow and a Flinn-Brown Foundation Center for Civic Leadership Fellow.  

Mayor Evans was recognized by the Arizona Business Magazine as one of Arizona’s “Most Influential Women in Business” in 2018, other recognitions include:

  • Emily’s List Rising Star Nominee/Finalist
  • Arizona Community Action Association’s Margie Frost Champion Against Poverty Award
  • Arizona Informant Newspaper Newsmaker Award
  • Greater Flagstaff Chamber of Commerce Athena Award
  • United Way of Northern Arizona Community Builder Award
  • Coconino Hispanic Advisory Council Cesar E. Chavez Community Award
  • State of Black Arizona Community Luminary Award
  • Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth Caring for Children Award.

She is the third generation of her family to live in Flagstaff. Her family (the Dorsey family) has been an active part of the Flagstaff and greater Northern Arizona community since the early 1900’s. Mayor Evans currently lives in the family home that her grandfather built in 1942 in Flagstaff’s historic Southside neighborhood.

Mayor Evans believes in a balanced approach to the stewardship of community resources and is passionate about creating opportunities that allow for civic engagement, civil discourse, community revitalization and genuine sustainability and advancement of all people.

Social media links;

Facebook: @MayorCoralEvans

Twitter: @voicesofmany

Instagram: coral_flagstaff

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Mayor Evans' Weekly Calendars

Please click on the week you would like to view below. 
Weekly Calendar - 2018 

Week of October 7, 2018
Week of September 30, 2018
Week of September 23, 2018
Week of September 16, 2018
Week of September 9, 2018
Week of September 2, 2018
Week of August 26, 2018
Week of August 19, 2018
Week of August 12, 2018

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Week of April 1st, 2018
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Week of February 18th, 2018
Week of February 11th, 2018
Week of February 4th, 2018
Week of January 28th, 2018
Week of January 21st, 2018
Week of January 14th, 2018 
Week of January 7th, 2018

Weekly Calendar - 2017

Week of December 31st, 2017
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Week of November 26th, 2017
Week of November 19th, 2017
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Week of July 30th, 2017
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Week of June 25th, 2017
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Week of May 28th, 2017
Week of May 21st, 2017
Week of May 14th, 2017
Week of May 7th 2017
Week of April 30th 2017

Flagstaff Community Policy Trust

Flagstaff Community Policy Trust Meeting December 4th, 2017 
Flagstaff Community Policy Trust Meeting July 25th, 2017

Flagstaff Community Policy Trust Meeting April 5th, 2017
Flagstaff Community Policy Trust Meeting January 27th, 2017 

Mayor's Proclamations 2018

September 22 - International Day of Peace
September 22- Out of the Darkness 
September 21 - National POW/MIA day
September 16-22 - Constitution Week 
September 15-October 15 - Hispanic Heritage Month
September 8 - Lights on Afterschool Day
August 8th - National Night Out
August 7th- National Purple Heart Day
August 1st - Drowning Awareness Month
July 20th - Kick off of Lunar Legacy celebration
July 13th - 150th Anniversary of 1868 Navajo Peace Treaty
June 29th-July 1 - Back to Flagstaff Weekend
June 19th - Slow Down to Get Around (Solid Waste Workers Awareness)
June 16th - Juneteenth Day 
June 1st - Gun Violence Awareness Day
May (Week of May 27th- June 2nd) Wool and Fiber Week 
May (Week of May 20th-25th) Bike to Work Week 
May 19th - Kids to Parks Day
May 12th - Stamp Out Hunger Day
May (Week of May 7th-11th) - Economic Development Week
May (Week of May 6th-12th) - Az Tourism and Travel Week
May 5th - Community Wildfire Preparedness Day
May 4th - Law Day
May - Building Safety Month
April 27- Arbor Day
April (Week of April 15-21 & April 19)  - National Volunteer Week/City of Flagstaff GEMS day
April - Fair Housing Month
April - Parkinsons' Awareness Month
April - Teen Challenge Month
April - Child Abuse Prevention Month
April - Young People's Awareness Month 
March - Red Cross Month
March 10th- Lawrence Lowell Telescope Day
March 3rd - Erika Alexander Recognition
February -  (Week of Feb 5th-9th) National Counseling Week
February - Go Red Month
February - Black History Month
February - Craft Beer Month
January - Human Trafficking Awareness Month
January - School Choice Week

Proclamations 2017

December 12-20 - Chanukah
December 1 - World AIDS Day
December (Month of) -
Buy Local 
November 30 - North Country Healthcare
November (Month of) - Family Caregivers Month
November  4 - Toastmasters' Day
October 21 - Bahai Bicentenary
October 15 - Freemason Centennial Day
September 21 - International Peace Day
September 19 - STEM day
September 17-23 - Constitution Week
September 16 - Jeffie Bernadine Lockett Day
September 10 - Sunshine Rescue Mission Anniversary
September 9 - Lights on Afterschool
August 26-27 - Open Studios
August 1 - Drowning Awareness Month 
August 1 – National Night Out 
July 28 – Flagstaff Community Band Day
July 14 – Nation of Patriots Day
July 1 – Deborah Ann Harris Day
June 23, 24 – Rotary ‘End Polio Now’ Days
June 16 – Recognition of the Heritage and Freedom Flag
June 16 – Recognition of the Vietnamese Community
June 15 – Support of the Guard and Reserve
June 3 – Eagle Scout Collin Lober
June 3 – Eagle Scout Johnathan McGrew
June 2 – National Gun Violence Awareness Day
Week Leading up to Father’s Day – Men’s Health Week
June – Pride Month
May 29-June 4 – Fiber Week
May 21-26 – 16th Annual Bike to Work Week
May 20 – Armed forces Day
May 20 – Kids to Parks Day
May 14-20 – Police Week
May 12 – Teen Challenge Day
May 8-12 – Economic Development Week
May 5 – Law Day
April 24-28 – The Week of the Young Child
April 23-29 –National Volunteer Week
April 21-23 – Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. Weekend
April 4 – National Service Recognition Day
April 1 – Eagle Scout Tristan Vineyard Janisse
1st Wednesday in April – Start Believing Day
April – Fair Housing Month
April – Child Abuse Prevention Month

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Email Mayor Evans

Mailing Address
211 W Aspen Ave
Flagstaff, AZ 86001

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