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Revision as of 14:24, 15 June 2011

Deirdre “Dede” Smith
20110612- Smith.jpg
Dede Smith in June 2011
Party Democrat
For term to start 2012

Term Start July 2000[1]
Term End June 2006[2][3]

Term Start 2004
Term End 2005

Biographical Information

Date of birth October 1, 1955
Age 66
Place of birth Springfield, Vermont
Spouse Tim Wilson
Children Chris & Leigh
Alma mater University of Michigan
Website Campaign Website
Campaign $ VPAP
Contributions $ VPAP


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Deirdre "Dede" Smith is a former member of the Charlottesville School Board and an active member of the group Citizens for a Sustainable Water Plan. She also served for a time as director of the Ivy Creek Natural Area. In 2004, Smith was selected as one of the distinguished dozen award given by the Daily Progress[4].

Community Involvement

Smith served as the director of the Ivy Creek Foundation from 1993-2007.

In 2007, Smith co-founded the Citizens for a Sustainable Water Plan, which advocates for a reevaluation of the Community Water Plan to install more environmentally sustainable provisions.[5]

Election 2011

On June 13, Dede Smith announced that she will seek the Democratic nomination to run for Charlottesville City Council.

References

  1. Web. Charlottesville City Council meeting minutes, .pdf, Council Chambers, City of Charlottesville, 30 June 2000.
  2. Web. [1], Will Goldsmith, C-VILLE Weekly, Portico Publications, retrieved 28 May 2011. Print. 9 May 2006 .
  3. Web. Charlottesville City Council meeting minutes, .pdf, Council Chambers, City of Charlottesville, 30 June 2003.
  4. Web. List of Daily Progress Distinguished Dozen, Daily Progress, Lee Enterprises, retrieved November 15, 2010.
  5. Web. [2]