Mayor Roy Edgington Jr.

Elected to Office

Roy Edgington, Jr., was first elected to the Fernley City Council Ward Three seat on November 2, 2010. On November 5, 2014 Mr. Edgington was elected as Fernley's fourth Mayor.


  • Instructed at the University of Nevada, Reno Dodd Beals Fire Training Academy for 10 years.
  • Retired from the fire service with 27 years of experience working for Airport Authority Fire and Washoe County.
  • Served four years in the Air Force as a firefighter.
  • Served six years with Fernley Volunteer Fire Department.
  • Served four years Fernley City Council Ward Three.

Current Appointments

  • Fernley Chamber of Commerce Liaison
  • Lyon County Debt Management Board Member
  • Western Nevada Development District Board Member (WNDD)
  • Northern Nevada Development Authority (NNDA)
  • Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN)


  • Hobbies include: fishing, hunting, and exploring rural Nevada and its historical areas and natural beauty.
  • Native Nevadan - Fernley resident since 1988.
  • Married with three daughters and nine grandchildren.