Charlie Odegaard was elected to a four-year term on the Flagstaff City Council in November 2016. Before being elected to Council, Charlie served for three years on the City Water Commission.
Charlie serves as the Councilmember liaison to several Commissions and Committees: Beautification and Public Art Commission, Transportation Commission and the Audit Committee.
Charlie is a 33-year resident of Flagstaff. Graduated from Flagstaff High School. Went to NAU. Charlie is a third generation owner of Odegaard's Sewing Center which was started by his grandparents in 1969.
Charlie is married with several children and grandchildren. He’s a member of Shepherd of the Hill Church where he has served in several capacities including being the President of the Church Council. He’s a Board Member of the Arboretum at Flagstaff, Northern Arizona Veteran’s Memorial Veterans Cemetery Foundation Board Member, Scout Pack 33 Committee Member, and volunteers at the Family Food Center and Golden Rule Charities-The Pantry.