Occupation: Mayor of Casa Grande
Service clubs/organizations: Boys & Girls Clubs of the Casa Grande Valley, Greater Casa Grande Chamber of Commerce, Pinal 40.
Additionally, McFarland has served on a bevy of organizations since becoming mayor, including: Central Arizona Governments, Sun Corridor Metropolitan Planning Organization, Greater Phoenix Economic Council, Pinal Regional Transportation Authority, Pinal Alliance for Economic Growth, Pinal Partnership, Eloy-Stanfield-Maricopa Water Basin study.
McFarland retired in Casa Grande after serving 36 years in private business. A graduate of California State University-Fresno, McFarland worked for Anheuser-Busch Inc. for 26 years, then worked 10 years for Golden Eagle Distributors.
He and his wife, Nancy, have two grown children and five grandchildren, ranging in age from 4 to 10.