Mayor

Adams,-Jim-web Mayor Jim Adams 
612-805-5101
jim.adams@crystalmn.gov
Term expires: December 31, 2020


Jim Adams lives in Crystal with his wife, Liz, and their children Bre, Suzi and Marty.

Jim is a Christian who serves through his work and service to others. He runs two sober homes that serve 17 men in recovery and two transitional homes that serve 13 men (most of whom have come from local homeless shelters). He and his wife own and operate RAE Enterprises, a remodeling construction company. Jim is a retired firefighter from West Metro Fire-Rescue District and is a rescue technician for Rescue Resources, Inc. Jim has a degree in accounting and business administration.  

Jim’s past community involvement includes being a lieutenant of the West Metro Fire-Rescue District; President/CEO of charitable gambling; secretary and trustee of the Firefighters Relief Association.

Jim is often found serving at the Catholic Community of St. Joseph and Serenity Village Community Church. 

"I love Crystal! The people here have a great spirit and the more I serve as mayor, the more I believe that Crystal is fertile ground to fulfill the hopes and dreams of its residents with its strong neighborhoods, businesses and churches. My prayer is that I serve you in a fashion that is biblical."