Jerry E. Smith  
City Council
Title: Mayor
Phone: 425-774-7335
Jerry Smith


Jerry is married to Judi and has resided in Mountlake Terrace for 43 years. The youngest of 12 children, Jerry was raised in Roseburg, Oregon and moved to Seattle in 1962.

He served in the U.S. Army and was stationed in Korea and Germany as well as Fort Lawton, Washington. Jerry served over 18 years with the Seattle Police Department.

Jerry has been and continues to be a very devoted and active member of the community. He is currently the President of Tour de Terrace and was one of the founders of the Tour and the Neutral Zone. He has served on Mountlake Terrace Youth Athletic Association (MTYAA), Senior Citizens Advisory Board, Civil Service Commission and is very active with the Nile Shrine Shurtah Unit and the annual Christmas Tree Lighting.

Elected to the City Council in 2001, Jerry has served as Mayor since 2004. He serves on the Community Transit, SNOCOM (911 Dispatch), and Snohomish County Emergency Radio System (SERS) Boards. Additionally, he will continue to Chair the Lake Ballinger/McAleer Creek Watershed Forum, serves on the LEOFF I Disability Board, and Regional Fire Authority (RFA).

Jerry and his wife, Judi, have two children and two grandchildren. 

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