Doug Von Gausig
A third-generation native Arizonan, Doug is currently Mayor of the Town of Clarkdale.
He serves or has served on the Yavapai County Water Advisory Committee, the Northern Arizona Municipal Water Users Association, the Verde River Basin Partnership, the Verde River Valley Nature Organization, and other water-oriented committees, and is the immediate past President of the League of Arizona Cities and Towns.
He also serves on the Arizona State Committee on Trails (ASCOT) and sits on the Board of Directors of Arizona Forward.
graduated as a fellow of the Flinn-Brown Civic Leadership Academy
in the fall of 2011.
spends much of his
time on water resource issues and on conservation of the Verde River.
Doug is a professional photographer and sound recordist, providing photography and natural sound recordings to museums, films, reference libraries, conservation organizations and state and national parks.
consulting company, Riparian Systems Consulting, concentrates on river, water resource and ecosystem services issues in Arizona.
Doug was elected to his third 4-year term as Mayor of Clarkdale in March of 2012, and he is the Executive Director of the Verde River Institute.