190 N. Litchfield Rd.
Goodyear, AZ 85338
623-882-7776 ~ phone
623-932-4249 ~ fax
Joe Pizzillo was elected to his first four-year council term in 2009, and through a vote of his peers was elected Vice Mayor until June of 2011. In 2013, he was reelected to his second four-year term and tapped to serve as Vice Mayor, once again.
His priorities as a Councilmember include ensuring the city’s financial stability, maintaining quality services that are cost-effective and protecting our neighborhoods by improving public safety.
Vice Mayor Pizzillo brings 30 years of experience in state and local government budgeting and finance to his seat on the council. Prior to his retirement from the City of Goodyear in 2008, he served as the city’s Budget Manager. Currently, he is an adjunct professor of accounting and finance with the University of Phoenix and Estrella Mountain Community College.
Regionally, Vice Mayor Pizzillo serves on the Valley Metro RPTA Board of Directors and on the organization’s Budget and Finance Subcommittee. He also serves on the Board of Directors of the Southwest Lending Closet. He is an active member of the Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce and the White Tanks Rotary Club.
Vice Mayor Pizzillo earned his business degree from the University of Maryland and an MBA from the University of Phoenix.
Vice Mayor Pizzillo and his wife, Vickie, have been valley residents since 1986. Their son, Nicholas, and their daughter-in-law, Kristen, have blessed him with two granddaughters, Sophia and Aubrey