Famous People From Mesa, Az

Apart from the various attractions and cultural heritage that Mesa enjoys, it is also home to talent. Set against the backdrop of the Camelback Mountain, you will be amazed by the beauty of this place.

There are many famous people who were born and bred in this city including;

Danielle Fishel

Danielle is a renowned actress who has made a significant contribution in the film industry.  She started acting at a tender age, and has held on to her passion until today. She is known best fro her appearances in various movies and TV series including appearing as Topanga Lawrence in Boy Meets World and reviving her role in Girl Meets World.

She has also worked in various capacities including the spokesperson of Nutrisystem and a TV host. What many people don’t know is that Danielle Fishel is a Mesa Native.

Jet Eaton

Jet Eaton is a popular skateboarder. At 20, he has travelled in many countries across the world to participate in various vert, bowl, and street competitions. He gained fame when he appeared in various TV shows, Disney’s Getcha Head in the Game being the most notable. He began his skateboarding career at his home’s skateboard park located in Mesa, AZ when he was 7.

America and the rest of the world knows Jet Eaton as one of the youngest skateboarder to skate the 80-foot tall megaramp, something that opened doors for other youngsters to follow.

 

Austin Mackenzie

He is a celebrated actor who appeared as the starring in Spring Awakening when it was revived at the Deaf West Theatre. Despite the fact that he is only 24 years old, he has made great contributions to the film industry, and he is one young man that every person in mesa, AZ should be proud of.

Jim Adkins

Jim Adkins co-founded the Jimmy Eat World where he is the lead singer. The group is known for various hit songs, The Middle being the most popular. This pop punk music star was born and raised in Mesa, Arizona.

Jake Shears

This star who sang Take your Mama was born in Mesa, AZ. He is a lead singer of a group called Scissor Sisters which has achieved tremendous success through the years.

Mike Lee

Mike Lee is a republican politician who was a US governor in 2011. During the Regan administration, he was a solicitor general before he decided to join politics. He is a lawyer by profession, and his contribution in the US political field earns him a place in our list of the most famous people from Mesa, AZ.

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