Difference between revisions of "Kevin Smardz"

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
(create page, elec 2010, pvs, infobox)
 
(26 intermediate revisions by 8 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
{{Candidate          |
+
{{Polinfobox
name                = Kevin Smardz |
+
|Project = SLP
profile image      = |
+
|Name = Kevin Smardz
political position  = Candidate for<br> [[New York State Assembly|New York State Assembly, District 146]] |
+
|Profile picture =KevinSmardz.jpg
political party    = [[Republican]] |
+
|Position = New York State Assembly District 146
profession          = |
+
|Status = Former Member
  website             = |
+
|Tenure = 2011 - 2013
+
|Term ends =
}}{{tnr}}'''Kevin Smardz''' is a [[:Category:Republican candidate, New York State Assembly, 2010|Republican candidate ]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010#District 146|District 146]] of the [[New York State Assembly]].  The [[Primary election dates in 2010|primary election]] was on September 14, 2010 and the general election is on November 2.
+
|Assumed office =
 +
|Political party = Republican
 +
|Leadership =
 +
|Years leadership =
 +
|Leadership 2 =
 +
|Years leadership 2 =
 +
|Leadership 3 =
 +
|Years leadership 3 =
 +
|Leadership 4 =
 +
|Years leadership 4 =
 +
|Leadership 5 =
 +
|Years leadership 5 =
 +
|Base salary =
 +
|Per diem =
 +
|Pension =
 +
|Last election = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
 +
|Appointed =
 +
|Appointed by =
 +
|First elected =
 +
|Term limits =
 +
|Next election =
 +
|Prior office =
 +
|Prior office years =
 +
|Prior office 2 =
 +
|Prior office 2 years =
 +
|Prior office 3 =
 +
|Prior office 3 years =
 +
|High school =
 +
|Associate's =
 +
|Bachelor's = Buffalo State College
 +
|Master's =
 +
|J.D. =
 +
|Ph.D. =
 +
|M.D. =
 +
|Other =
 +
|Military =
 +
|Years of service =
 +
|Military 2 =
 +
|Years of service 2 =
 +
|Citations =
 +
|Birthday =
 +
|Place of birth =
 +
|Profession = Television and Video Production
 +
|Religion =
 +
|Office website = http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=146
 +
|Campaign website =
 +
|Personal website =
 +
}}{{tnr}}'''Kevin Smardz''' is a former [[Republican]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 146 from 2011 to 2013.
 +
 
 +
Smardz worked for various television stations and video production companies in New York before beginning a political career.  He became involved in local politics by serving as a councilman for the Hamburg Town Board and worked as the Hamburg Deputy Town Supervisor.  He was also a board member of the Hamburg Industrial Development Agency.
 +
 
 +
Smardz earned his bachelor's degree in Communications and Broadcasting from Buffalo State College.  He lives in the Town of Hamburg with his wife Cate and their two sons.
 +
 
 +
==Committee assignments==
 +
===2011-2012===
 +
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Smardz served on the following committees:
 +
* [[Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Committee, New York State Assembly]]
 +
* [[Economic Development, Job Creation, Commerce and Industry Committee, New York State Assembly]]
 +
* [[Education Committee, New York State Assembly]]
 +
* [[Election Law Committee, New York State Assembly]]
 +
* [[Local Governments Committee, New York State Assembly]]
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
Line 15: Line 75:
 
:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010]]''
  
Smardz was uncontested in the September 14 Republican primary. Smardz faces [[Brad Rybczynski]] (D) and [[Daniel M. Kozub]] (Conservative) in the general election on November 2.
+
Smardz was uncontested in the September 14 Republican primary. Smardz defeated [[Brad Rybczynski]] (D) and [[Daniel M. Kozub]] (Conservative) in the general election on November 2.<ref>[http://elections.nytimes.com/2010/results/new-york/state-legislature New York Times NY state legislative election results]</ref>
 +
 
 +
{{Votebox |
 +
  office = New York State Assembly, District 146 2010
 +
 
 +
}}
 +
|-
 +
| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Kevin Smardz (R)'''
 +
| align="right" | '''23,006'''
 +
|-
 +
| colspan="2" | Brad Rybczynski (D)
 +
| align="right" | 17,939
 +
|-
 +
| colspan="2" | Daniel M. Kozub (C)
 +
| align="right" | 2,463
 +
|}
 +
 
 +
==Campaign donors==
 +
 
 +
===2010===
 +
 
 +
In 2010, Smardz raised a total of $68,931 in campaign contributions.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=132930 2010 campaign contributions]</ref>
 +
 
 +
His four largest campaign contributors in 2010 were:
 +
 
 +
{{legislative donor box}}
 +
|-
 +
| Republican Assembly Campaign Cmte of New York
 +
| align="right" | $20,000
 +
|-
 +
| Cmte for Economic Growth
 +
| align="right" | $3,500
 +
|-
 +
| Smardz, Tom
 +
| align="right" | $3,300
 +
|-
 +
| Friends of Steven Walters
 +
| align="right" | $2,500
 +
 
 +
|}
 +
 
 +
==Personal==
 +
Smardz and his wife Cate have two children.
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
{{submit a leg link}}
 
{{submit a leg link}}
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=110105 Official Project Vote Smart Biography]
+
*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=146 House website]
 +
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=110105 Project Vote Smart biography]
 +
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=110105 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
 +
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=132930 2010]
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
 
{{reflist}}
 
{{reflist}}
 +
 +
{{start box}}
 +
{{s-off}}
 +
{{succession box | before = [[Jack Quinn]] | title = New York Assembly District 146 | years = 2011–2013 | after = [[Raymond Walter]] (R)}}
 +
{{end box}}
  
 
{{New York Assembly}}
 
{{New York Assembly}}
{{New York stub}}
+
{{New York}}
  
[[Category:Republican candidate, New York State Assembly, 2010]]
+
[[Category:Republican Party]]
 +
[[Category:New York]]
 +
[[Category:House of Representatives candidate, 2010]]
 +
[[Category:2010 challenger]]
 +
[[Category:2010 candidate]]
 +
[[Category:2010 winner]]
 +
[[Category:2010 open seat]]
 +
[[Category:Former member, New York State Assembly]]
 +
{{houseelec|2010}}
 +
{{incretire|State House|2012}}

Revision as of 10:31, 9 January 2013

Kevin Smardz
KevinSmardz.jpg
New York State Assembly District 146
Former Member
In office
2011 - 2013
PartyRepublican
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sBuffalo State College
Personal
ProfessionTelevision and Video Production
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Kevin Smardz is a former Republican member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 146 from 2011 to 2013.

Smardz worked for various television stations and video production companies in New York before beginning a political career. He became involved in local politics by serving as a councilman for the Hamburg Town Board and worked as the Hamburg Deputy Town Supervisor. He was also a board member of the Hamburg Industrial Development Agency.

Smardz earned his bachelor's degree in Communications and Broadcasting from Buffalo State College. He lives in the Town of Hamburg with his wife Cate and their two sons.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Smardz served on the following committees:

Elections

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Smardz was uncontested in the September 14 Republican primary. Smardz defeated Brad Rybczynski (D) and Daniel M. Kozub (Conservative) in the general election on November 2.[1]

New York State Assembly, District 146 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Kevin Smardz (R) 23,006
Brad Rybczynski (D) 17,939
Daniel M. Kozub (C) 2,463

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Smardz raised a total of $68,931 in campaign contributions.[2]

His four largest campaign contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Republican Assembly Campaign Cmte of New York $20,000
Cmte for Economic Growth $3,500
Smardz, Tom $3,300
Friends of Steven Walters $2,500

Personal

Smardz and his wife Cate have two children.

External links

Light Bulb Icon.svg.png
Suggest a link

References

Political offices
Preceded by
Jack Quinn
New York Assembly District 146
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Raymond Walter (R)