Currently serves on: Airport Coordinating Committee (alternate), Brighton Economic Development Corporation Board, Brighton Fire District Liaison (alternate), E-470 Board (alternate), and Senior Advisory Board
J.W. Edwards was elected to City Council in December 2011. He is a graduate of Adams State College with a bachelor's degree in business and a graduate of Eastern New Mexico University with a MBA degree. He was with First Federal Bank as Vice President for 25 years and presently with Cherry Creek Mortgage as a Senior Mortgage Consultant. Edwards is currently a member of Brighton Chamber of Commerce and previous board member. He is past president and treasurer of Lamar Rotary Club, current member of Elks Club for 38 years and a lifetime member of the Episcopal Church.