Garry Smith, South Carolina Representative
|South Carolina House District 27|
| Assumed office|
| Current term ends|
November 8, 2012
Smith earned his BA from the University of South Carolina-Aiken in 1979. He went on to receive his MPA from the University of South Carolina in 1983.
Smith has worked in the following positions: Managing Partner of Nin Tai Enterprises, Vice President of Burkhold Smith Planning & Management, and as a businessman.
Smith served as Administrator for Bamberg County from 1988 to 1992. He then served as City Administrator of Simpsonville from 1992 to 1995. In May of 2003, he won a special election to the South Carolina House of Representatives. He has served in that position since, representing the 27th District.
- Judiciary Committee, South Carolina House, Second Vice Chair
- Subcommittee on Constitutional Laws, Member
- Operations and Management Committee, South Carolina House
- Ways and Means Committee, South Carolina House
|South Carolina House of Representatives, District 27 (2010)|
|Garry Smith (R)||10,081||86.94%|
|Laird Minor (L)||1,472||12.69%|
On November 4, 2008 Smith won re-election unopposed to the South Carolina House of Representatives with 14,859 votes, representing District 27.
Smith raised $13,204 for his campaign.
|South Carolina House of Representatives, District 27 (2008)|
|Gary Smith (R)||14,859|
Smith raised $13,204 in the 2008 election cycle.
His major contributors are listed below.
|6 different donors each donated:||$1,000|
Smith and his wife, Brenda, have two children.
- South Carolina House of Representative - Rep. Garry Smith
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004
|South Carolina House of Representatives District 27
| Succeeded by|
State of South Carolina
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