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Joy Petro - Council Candidate


Joy Petro has lived in Layton most of her life. She lives in the Gentile Street historical home she restored, receiving the State of Utah Excellence in Preservation award. She currently serves on the Layton City Council and would like the opportunity to continue serving the citizens of Layton for a second term.

She has over thirty years of corporate business experience and is also active in the Davis Chamber of Commerce, Layton Rotary Club, Military Affairs Committee, Fire Corp, Layton RAMP Commission and the IHC Layton Hospital Steering Committee. Joy volunteers for the Davis Arts Council and is the city liaison.

Joy attended Layton schools and Weber State University. She served as Chairman for the Layton Heritage Museum, Area Coordinator for the city’s Emergency Preparedness program, 2002 Olympic volunteer, PTA, Make-A-Wish, Native American scholarships and recipient of the Ronald Reagan Community Award.

She collects antiques, cars and restores homes. She is active in several different sports and is a diehard yard sale and auction enthusiast.

Joy believes it is important to preserve Layton’s rich heritage and its farming roots, while protecting open space and promoting responsible development within our dynamic community.