CLARKSON REPUBLICAN COMMITTEE
Jackie Smith
Councilperson

Jackie is currently serving her first year on the Town Board. Jackie and her husband Kevin reside at 59 Sherwood Drive with their three children Samantha, Ashley and Kevin Jr. Jackie was born and raised in Brockport and is a lifelong resident. Jackie is a graduate of Brockport High School (89), from there she continued her education at Monroe Community College and SUNY Empire where she received a degree in Business Management and Economics. Jackie has been an employee of Wegmans Food Markets for the past 23 years.

Jackie feels privileged and honored to serve as an advocate for our community. Jackie was recently a member of the Clarkson Zoning Board for the past 7 years, was the Chair of the Sweden Clarkson Wall of Honor, Chaired the Veterans Memorial Park Project and was a member of the Recreation and Parks Advisory Council for Clarkson where she has learned to pull people together and get people involved in the community. Jackie was a volunteer for Clarkson Good Neighbor Days and Monday Nites Music in the Park Series in Clarkson. Jackie is also very involved in the community through activities with her children: Girl Scout Leader, Softball Coach, Booster Member of the Brockport High School Baseball and Football Program. Jackie has enjoyed her time on all the boards she has served and brings with her the experiences, perspectives and knowledge to the Town Board.

Being on the Town Board will allow Jackie to use her everyday experiences, education and common sense as her foundation to serve those throughout the Clarkson Community. Jackie’s has a vested interest in all aspects of our community from master planning/commercial and residential development issues to municipal services and budgetary priorities. As a member of the Town Board she will work hard to represent the families of Clarkson. Jackie seeks input from the residents on all issues to ensure that their needs are heard and will in all ways advocate for the best interests of the Clarkson Community.

Political Experience:

  • Clarkson Zoning Board – 2008 to Present
  • WEBQA Inception
  • Mixed Hamlet Use Development
  • Clarkson Veterans Memorial Park – 2007 to 2011
  • Clarkson Wall of Honor Chair – 2007 - 2009
  • Clarkson Recreation Parks Advisory Board – 2006-2007

Community Commitments:

  • Brockport High School Baseball Booster, Secretary - Present
  • Clarkson Good Neighbor Days
  • Clarkson Nites Music in the Park Series
  • Clarkson Rodeo
  • Brockport High School Football Booster
  • Brockport Eagles Football/Cheerleading Board, Secretary
  • Parent Volunteer at Brockport School District
  • Genesee Valley Girl Scout Leader
  • Genesee Valley Girl Scout
  • Sweden Clarkson Community Center Coach
  • Hamlin Recreation Coach

Professional Experience:

  • Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.- Coordinator/Analyst 1991-Present

Education:

  • Bachelors of Business Management and Economics – 2011 – SUNY Empire
  • A.S. Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences 1991 - MCC
  • Brockport High School 1989

Professional Credentials:

  • Dale Carnegie
  • Project Management
  • National Incident Management – Emergency Management Institute Certifications: 100, 22, 700, 800