Mayor Everett Sickles has lived in the Wickenburg area since 1965. He and his wife, Patty, owned and operated Sickles Sanitation for 33 years, selling the company in 2014. They are the current owners of Hassayampa Barbecue Company and Fast Mart fuel station and convenience store.
Mayor Sickles is a graduate of Wickenburg High School and Arizona State University. He holds a bachelor of science degree in industrial technical education and a master of science degree in technology.