Frank Ferry was selected as Mayor of the City of Santa Clarita by the City Council at the December 9, 2008 reorganization meeting. Mayor Ferry joined the City Council in 1998 and was re-elected twice to consecutive four year terms in 2002 and 2006. Frank last served as Mayor of the City of Santa Clarita in 2002.
Mayor Ferry holds a Bachelor’s degree in Governmental Communications from California State University, Northridge, as well as a law degree, and a California Teaching Credential. Ferry is Principal at Alemany High School. Formerly, he taught United States history and government. Ferry says he enjoys working with bright, motivated and creative students. Frank Ferry has two sons, Nick and Jake, who attend school locally in Santa Clarita.
The City of Santa Clarita City Council operates with a one year mayoral rotation, with the councilmembers selecting the Mayor by a majority vote each year.