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Trudi Schmidt's Biography
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Trudi A. Schmidt
Husband: Del; 2 Children: Todd, Anne
MS, University of Montana, 1968
BS, University of Montana, 1961
Former Minority Whip, Montana State Senate
Representative, Montana State House of Representatives, 2010-2012
Senator, Montana State Senate, 2002-2010
Delegate, Democratic State Convention, 1996, 1998
Executive Board, Great Falls Development Authority Board, 2006-present
Board Member, Great Falls Development Authority Board, 2003-present
Member, State Family Services Advisory Council, 1999-present
Member/Chair, Interim Committee on Health and Human Services, 1999-2002
Member, Governor's Advisory Council on Tobacco Use Prevention, 1999-2000
Program Manager/Counselor/Caseworker, Lutheran Social Services, 1982-2004
Teacher, Great Falls College of Technology, 1978-1982
Substitute Teacher, Great Falls Public Schools, 1972-1978
Teacher/Counselor/Dean of Girls, Great Falls High School, 1966-1970
High School Teacher, Red Lodge, MT, 1965-1966
High School Teacher, Washaugah, WA, 1962-1965
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
President of Board, HANDS, Before and After School Child Care, 1993-present
Member, American Association of University Women, 1973-present
Executive Committee, Church Council-Faith Lutheran
Member, Democratic Women Cascade County
Member, Great Falls Area Counselor's Association
Board Member, Great Falls Children's Recreation Home
Member, Great Falls Education Association
Council Member, Great Falls Youth Justice Council
Board Member/Executive Board Member, Junior League of Great Falls
Member, Montana Education Association
Member, Young Women's Christian Association
State President, American Association of University Women, 1992-1994
Local President, American Association of University Women, 1982-1984
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