Skip Rimsza

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Skip Rimsza
57th Mayor of Phoenix
In office
November 4, 1994 – January 2, 2004
Preceded by Thelda Williams
Succeeded by Phil Gordon
Personal details
Born (1955-03-31) March 31, 1955 (age 63)
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Political party Republican
Profession Politician

Anton "Skip" Rimsza (born March 31, 1955, in Chicago, Illinois) is an American politician and former mayor of Phoenix, Arizona.


Rimsza was sworn in as mayor on November 4, 1994, following a special election held on October 25 to replace outgoing interim mayor Thelda Williams. Rimsza won reelection to a full term the following year during normal elections on October 3, and a second term on September 7, 1999. Limited to two full terms, Rimsza left office on January 2, 2004.[1]


  1. ^ Josh Fecht, "Skip Rimsza former Mayor of Phoenix" City Mayors, official website. Retrieved December 25, 2010