Representative Jeff Weninger is serving his fourth term for Legislative District 17. His district serves Gilbert,
Sun Lakes and a large portion of Chandler, where Jeff resides with his wife, Janet, and their three children.
Before serving as a State Representative, Jeff served on the Chandler City Council for eight years and held the position of Vice Mayor.
He became known as the common sense councilman and created a culture that ultimately changed the way Chandler employees approached
spending tax dollars. Chandler’s budget remained one of the strongest in the state during the economic downturn and without
cutting needed services.
Jeff served on and worked with the following community and government boards:
State Precinct Committeeman
Childhelp Advisory Board
The Greater Phoenix Economic Council
Chandler Airport Commission
The Boys & Girls Club of the East Valley
The Chandler Center for the Arts
1st Vice Chairman Republican LD 20
In the State House of Representatives, Jeff is Chairman of the Commerce Committee. Jeff’s first session helped Arizona entrepreneurs gain
the route to needed capital funding with his crowd-funding legislation passing unanimously in both House and Senate. Jeff had a record total of
five of his bills primary sponsored bills made into law at the end of the first session.
AZ Chamber of Commerce Rookie of the Year
AZ Capital Times Honoree Rising Star
Chandler Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year
Precinct Committeeman of the Year
Champion of the Taxpayers
Representative Weninger is proud to serve the citizens of Arizona. He has made a commitment to be a leader for small businesses, education
dollars in the classrooms and to ensure the safety and protection of every citizen in the great state of Arizona.