City Council

Conway Springs is a city of the 3rd class, and is a Mayor-Council composition. The Conway Springs City Council is comprised of five council members (with one member voted by council to act as President) and a Mayor. Regular City Council meetings are held at 6:00pm on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at City Hall. Special meetings are determined as needed, and notifications sent to those on the mailing list. To be added to the special notifications list, email All meetings are open to the public, and recorded, aside from protected executive sessions allowed under State Law. Records requests can be made through City Hall.

This group of citizens leads with integrity, keeping the good of the whole community in the forefront of their decision making. Truly dedicated to the well-being and progress of Conway Springs, each council person brings their own perspective, personality and vision to each task, brainstorming together for one collected goal.

Want to join our team? Contact City Hall for the election rotation and application process!

from Left to Right:

  • Larry Phye, Council (retired)

  • TJ Sones (not pictured):

  • Theresa Lange, Council:

  • Jessica Gerlach, Mayor:

  • Van Franklin, Council:

  • Jan Wiseley, Council:

  • Daryle Smith, Council President:

Questions and concerns for any member of the governing body can be left with City Hall at 620-456-2345 or the Clerk's office at

Daryle Smith

Council President

Fire, EMS, Police

14.5 years service

Jan Wisely

Council Person

Streets & Signs

5 years service

"My focus is on strong infrastructure, and city services to support growth"

Van Franklin

Council Person


elected 2020

Larry Phye

Council Person

City Utilities

Theresa Lange

Council Person

Parks & Pool

2 years service