Councilmember William "Bill" Craft


Phone: (928) 373-5002
Fax: (928) 373-5004

Councilmember Bill Craft has lived in the Yuma community for 30 years. During a career in the United States Marine Corps., Councilmember Craft had the opportunity to be stationed at MCAS Yuma and eventually retired after a 20-year career serving his country.

Following his military career, Councilmember Craft began working for Wells Fargo Home Mortgage where he obtained the position of Branch Manager. After approximately a decade in that position, Councilmember Craft transferred to the Wells Fargo business banking group where he became the Business Relationship Manager. He now works closely with local Yuma businesses and their finances. In addition, he has been a member of the Airport Board of Directors since 2012.

Councilmember Craft has obtained a Master of Business Administration degree from Webster University of St. Louis Missouri. He is also active in the community and serves as the President of Yuma Sunrise Rotary, the Chair for Housing Authority for the City of Yuma (HACY), and served as a Past President of Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Yuma.

While residing in Yuma, Councilmember Craft met and married his wife of 19 years, Loire. Between them they have three grown children, Stephen, Gregory and Sarah.


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