Mayor / City Council

Mayor Mark Carnahan

First elected to city council in January of 2011.  In July of 2013 he was appointed Mayor and in 2014’s election Mark ran for Mayor and was elected.  He is a graduate of Holy Cross and a U.S. Navy veteran, ‘74-‘78.  After he got out of the Navy he attended Northern Kentucky University.  He moved to Walton in 2000 and is currently residing in Walton with his wife.

Rose Beach

rbeach@cityofwalton.org
ELECTED NOVEMBER 2016

Gabe Brown

gbrown@cityofwalton.org
ELECTED NOVEMBER 2016

Matt Brown

mbrown@cityofwalton.org
ELECTED NOVEMBER 2016

Councilman Matt Brown was elected to the Walton City Council in November 2012 and re-elected in 2016. His parents Rick and Candy wanted to raise Matt and his brother in Walton so they could enjoy the school district and the great people. Matt believes in the people of this town and know that they can count on each other. He is excited and honored to serve the citizens of Walton. He has a passion for improving the city from parks and recreation to maintaining the infrastructure. He has always considered the impact of all citizens when making decisions and believes that the city is in the middle of a very important time of growth and the decisions that are made today will impact all residents in the future. Matt currently resides in Walton with his wife Brittany and their beautiful baby girl that they plan on raising in Walton.

Carl Dietz

cdietz@cityofwalton.org
APPOINTED JULY 2017

John Wainwright

jwainwright@cityofwalton.org
ELECTED NOVEMBER 2016

Councilman John F. Wainwright IV was elected to the Walton City Council on November 8, 2016. He and his family are relatively new to the City and have lived in Walton for the last 3.5 years in the Aosta Valley Subdivision. He is married to his wife Tina and has 2 daughters Emilee and Charlee. He currently works as a Restaurant District Manager for Cracker Barrel Old Country Store in the greater Lexington area for the last 7 years. He has also been a United States Marine in Operation Iraqi Freedom and a former small business owner.

Councilmen Wainwright currently serves as the Chair of the Economic Development committee and is also on the Parks Committee. He is very passionate about creating a great place to live for all the citizens of Walton.

Stephanie Williams

swilliams@cityofwalton.org
ELECTED NOVEMBER 2016

Committee Chairs

Park & Veterans
Chair Person – Gabe Brown
Matt Brown
John Wainwright

Street, Sidewalks & Garbage
Chair Person – Matt Brown
Stephanie Williams
Gabe Brown
 

Economic Development
Chair Person – John Wainwright
Rose Beach
Carl Dietz

Water / Sewer
Chair Person Stephanie Williams
Carl Dietz

Rose Beach