Cecil Ash was elected as Justice of the Peace to the North Mesa Precinct in 2014. He grew up on a cattle ranch in Southern Arizona and attended Hayden High School and received his law degree from Arizona State University. He also holds a degree in psychology from Brigham Young University.
Prior to serving on the Bench, Mr. Ash spent four years in the Arizona House of Representatives, serving Mesa’s District 18. He has practiced law since 1977. He and his wife Linda have five children and a growing number of grandchildren.