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James Smith

Town Council Member- President - District 2
James Smith
  • Physical Address
    7 Woodspoint Cir
    North Manchester, IN 46962
Primary Department: Town Council

Professional Profile

James W. (Jim) Smith has been a member of the Council since 2008.  He is a retired public school educator and held positions as teacher, athletic director, assistant principal, principal, assistant superintendent and
superintendent.  He worked at Manchester Community Schools from 1984-1998 (as athletic director, assistant principal and principal) and retired from Oak Hill (as superintendent) in December of 2007.

Jim holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Indiana University as well as a Master's and Specialist in Education Degrees from Ball State University.
Jim and his wife, Vickie, live at Woodspoint Condominiums along with their Dachshund, Joe.  Jim and Vickie have two daughters and three grandchildren.
Jim is a member of the Boards of Directors of The Community Foundation of Wabash County, The Learn More Center, The Manchester Early Learning Center, and Woodspoint Condominium Association.  He also is a member of the North Manchester United Methodist Church, where he serves on various committees, and a CASA volunteer.  Jim is also active in Rotary at both the local and district levels.

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