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Harry Mitchell's Biography
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Harry E. Mitchell
Wife: Marianne; 2 Children
MPA, Arizona State University, 1980
BA, Political Science, Arizona State University, 1962
Candidate, United States House of Representatives, District 5, 2010
Mayor, City of Tempe, 1978-1994
Member, City Council, City of Tempe, 1970-1978
Board Member, Tempe Community Council, 1970-1978
Chair, Air Quality Technical Advisory Committee, Maricopa Association of Governments
Member, Arts and Recreation Committee, United States Conference of Mayors
Member, Blue Ribbon Committee, Maricopa Association of Governments
Member, Energy and Environment Committee, United States Conference of Mayors
Member, International Affairs Committee, United States Conference of Mayors
Vice Chair, Maricopa County Charter Committee
Adjunct Professor, Arizona State University
Teacher, Government/Economics, Tempe High School, 1964-1992
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member, Arizona Academy
President, Arizona Municipal Water Users Association
Dean's Advisory Board, Arizona State University College of Public Programs
Chair, Arizona Transportation Improvement Association
Board Member, Childsplay
Chair, Citizens for Better County Government
Advisory Board, Compadre High School
Member, Finance, Administration and Intergovernmental Policy, National League of Cities
Member, Human Development Steering Leaders, National League of Cities
Board of Directors, Jobs for Arizona's Graduates
Member, Leadership Training Council, National League of Cities
President, League of Arizona Cities and Towns
Board, Library, Archives and Public Records
Vice Chair, Maricopa Association of Governments
Chair, Regional Public Transportation Authority
Board of Directors, Rio Salado Foundation
Advisory Board, Saint Luke's Hospital
Advisory Board, Salvation Army
Board Member, Tempe Convention and Visitors Bureau
Vice President, Tempe Sister City Organization
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