Office of the Mayor


As Mayor of the City of Nampa, it is my pleasure to serve you and our amazing hometown. Please join us at a Nampa City Council meeting, held the first and third Mondays of each month, (if Monday is a holiday, it is held on the following day).

People Matter. Your Voice Matters.

I welcome your feedback and please know you are welcome to contact our office at (208) 468-5401 or email [email protected] for assistance.

-Mayor Debbie Kling

Headshot of Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling (taken 2020)


Debbie Kling was originally sworn in as Mayor of Nampa, Idaho on January 2, 2018. She was re-elected in November 2021 and sworn back into office on January 3, 2022.

Before taking office, Mayor Kling was most recently the President/CEO of the Nampa Chamber of Commerce, where she served from 2012 until taking office. Prior to joining the Nampa Chamber of Commerce, Debbie worked as the VP of Legal Management for Unity Media Group (a start-up technology company), General Manager of the then Qwest Arena and Executive Director of Team Idaho, which organized the National Governors and Western Governors Association meetings hosted by then Governor Dirk Kempthorne in Idaho. Debbie has served in leadership roles on local and national industry and community boards, including the founding team for the National Academy of Venue Safety and Security. She was educated at MidAmerica Nazarene University and Boise State University.

Mayor Kling is currently serving on both the Executive Board and Board of Directors for Community Planning Association (COMPASS) and Valley Regional Transit (VRT).

Debbie married Jim Kling III in 1975 and together they are blessed with three children and 10 grandchildren.


To reach the Mayor's Office, please call 208-468-5401 or email [email protected].

Mayor Debbie Kling

Get to know Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling

Get to know Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling a little more by listening to or watching the below interviews.