Tim Elinski, Mayor of Cottonwood

Tim Elinski was born and raised in Arizona and spent his childhood along the banks of the East Verde River north of Payson. After spending time in the Pacific Northwest and Eastern Europe, Elinski moved to the Verde Valley and purchased his home in Old Town Cottonwood where he now lives with his wife Ruth Ellen and two beautiful daughters.  Elinski is a licensed contractor who specializes in historic restoration.  Elinski formed the Cottonwood Historic Preservation Commission, served on the City Council, and formerly served on Cottonwood’s Planning and Zoning Commission.