City Of Sparks

Ward 3 - Council Member Ron Smith

Council Member Ron Smith, Ward 3

Ron Smith was elected to the City Council in November 2006, and was re-elected to a four-year term in 2008, and again in 2012.  After 42 years in the grocery business, Ron is now working for High Sierra Industries, an organization supporting people with disabilities.  He has served on the Vistas Home Owners Association and the D'Andrea Home Owners Association.

Councilman Smith recently served as Chair of the Sparks Redevelopment Agency and currently serves as Mayor Pro Tempore.  He is a strong advocate for transportation and infrastructure needs in the City, and is the 2012 recipient of the Public Official of the Year Award by the Builders Association of Northern Nevada.

Ron and his wife Karen have been married for 36 years, and have four children and eight grandchildren. 

Contact Council Member Ron Smith:

Office:   (775) 353-2311

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  • Mayor Pro Tempore
  • Board of Directors, Truckee River Flood Management Authority
  • Sparks Tourism and Marketing Committee
  • Regional Transportation Commission
  • Truckee Meadows Water Authority (TMWA)
  • Western Regional Water Commission

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