Jack Hastings was elected to City Council on August 4, 2020 to represent the residents of District 5. 

Jack is a third-generation, 16-year Surprise resident. He is engaged to his fiancee Olivia, and is getting married in March. Jack teaches US Civics in Surprise at the high school he graduated from. He earned a Bachelor’s Degree from Arizona State University and is completing his Master’s Degree. 

Jack is committed to serving the community he grew up in. He has experience passing balanced budgets while serving on a city commission and worked for the City of Surprise growing up. He understands the mission of Surprise and knows how to work with both elected officials and city staff to get things done. Jack’s faith and relationship with God is central to his life. He attends church and loves seeing the work that God is doing in the community. At the end of the day, Jack loves Surprise. He grew up here and has been molded here. Jack’s life has been dedicated to giving back to the community and he serves as YOUR voice on the Surprise City Council.