Trudy Wade

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Residential address: Creswell Court (map)

Incumbent or challenger? Incumbent

Age: 58

Campaign website or blog: (link)

Endorsement: Conservatives for Guilford County and Joe Guarino

Occupation and employer: Principal and owner, Jamestown Veterinary Hospital

Previous electiveexperience (including election campaigns): Serving first term as District 5 representative on Greensboro CityCouncil; held at-large seat on Guilford County Commission, 2000-2005

Civic and volunteerexperience (including service on city commissions and boards): Member, American Veterinary Medical Association and NCVeterinary Medical Association; Veterinarian of the Year award, Guilford CountyAnimal Shelter; Outstanding Board of Health Award, Association of NC Boards ofHealth; past president, American Business Women’s Association; past director,Association of NC Boards of Health; former member, Friends Home Board ofAdvisors; former member, Greater Greensboro Community Health Partnership;member, Greensboro College Board of Visitors; former member, Greensboro RedCross Board; past chair, Greensboro Board of Health; past chair, GuilfordCounty Board of Social Services; member, Guilford County Economic DevelopmentCouncil; member, Moses Cone/Wesley Long Community Health Foundation; Women’sHospital of Greensboro Educational Advisory Board; NC A&T UniversityFederally Funded College Student Training Program

Education (highest degreeattained and name of institution): Doctoratein veterinary medicine, Tuskegee Institute, 1980; bachelor of science inbiology, Greensboro College, 1975

Party registration: Republican (nonpartisan contest)

Where were you born? Greensboro

Paid consultants workingon campaign: Bill Burckley

Campaign manager: [Incomplete]

Treasurer: Betty P. Wood

Articles about this candidate:

Taxes and spending: Where Greensboro City Council candidates stand (link)

2011 primary election endorsement & voter guide (link)

Wade, Knight make no apologies for landfill decision (link)’

Crawford officially withdraws from District 5 race (link)

Candidate profile: Trudy Wade (link)

Vendor selection in landfill decision questioned (link)

Discussions about regional solid waste option begin (links)”