John Mayer began serving as a Trustee in January 2011. He has been a life-long resident of Sparks, where he has been highly involved in a variety of aspects in the community, including public education. Trustee Mayer retired from the WCSD in 2000 after serving as a teacher, coach and principal.
John Mayer also served as the Sparks City Councilman in Ward 1 for more than 17 years and has represented the City of Sparks on the Regional Transportation Commission. Trustee Mayer’s community involvement includes serving on the boards for both the Sparks Heritage Museum and Disabilities Resources.
As a Trustee, Mayer’s interests include ensuring transparency in all areas of the school district. Trustee Mayer strives to make it possible for all students to obtain the tools to make their dreams come true.