Sara Curtis was elected to the Eloy City Council in 2020. Originally from Canada, Sara moved to Eloy 15 years ago upon her marriage to local resident and world-renowned skydiver Steve Curtis.
Sara graduated with a Bachelor of Applied Arts in Fashion Marketing from Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada. She supported herself through college as a lifeguard and swimming instructor.
Sara started her professional career as a retail buyer for Canada’s Hudson Bay Company and worked for several retail chain stores. In 2005, she followed her passion, moved to Arizona and became a professional skydiver, competing and winning top medals at national and world competitions. With her husband she runs an Eloy-based company that trains military skydivers. She also has a second Eloy-based company with another business partner that trains civilian skydivers for specialized skydiving world records.
In 2019 Sara became a co-owner of a third Eloy-based company called Firebird USA which manufactures parachute equipment and is located right on Main Street in Eloy.
Sara is a member of the Screen Actor’s Guild and sometimes works as a professional stuntwoman for film and television. She is a founding member of the all women’s Highlight Skydiving demonstration team whose goal is to encourage women and girls to live bold, brave lives of their own design.
As a resident and business owner, Sara cares about Eloy and wants to see it thrive. She is a supporter of a compassionate and effective military and law enforcement system. Most importantly, Sara believes in equality of opportunity for all. She is honored to be entrusted to help shape Eloy’s future as a City Council Member.