Council Member Ron Smith, Ward 3
Ron Smith was elected to the City Council in November 2006, and was re-elected to four-year terms in 2008, 2012 and again in 2016. After 42 years in the grocery business, Councilman Smith works for High Sierra Industries, an organization supporting people with disabilities. He has served on the Vistas Home Owners Association and the D'Andrea Home Owners Association.
Councilman Smith serves as Mayor Pro Tempore. He is a strong advocate for transportation and infrastructure needs in the City, and is the 2012 recipient of the Public Official of the Year Award by the Builders Association of Northern Nevada. He is currently the Chairman of the Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County, the Truckee Meadows Flood Management Authority, and the Sparks Tourism & Marketing Committee.
Ron and his wife Karen have been married for nearly 40 years, and have four children and nine grandchildren.
Contact Council Member Ron Smith:
Office: (775) 353-2311
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BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS:
- Mayor Pro Tempore
- Board of Directors, Truckee River Flood Management Authority
- Sparks Tourism and Marketing Committee
- Regional Transportation Commission
- Truckee Meadows Water Authority (TMWA)
- Western Regional Water Commission