Todd Strange (politician)

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Todd Strange
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56th Mayor of Montgomery
In office
March 24, 2009 November 12, 2019
Preceded byCharles Jinright (Acting)
Succeeded by Steven Reed [1]
Personal details
Born1943/1944(age 77–78) [2]
Political party Republican
Spouse(s)Linda Davis
Children2
Education University of Montevallo (BA)

Todd Strange (born c.1944) is an American politician and businessman who served as the 56th mayor of Montgomery, Alabama. [3] Strange won a special election and took office on March 24, 2009, after his predecessor, Democrat Bobby Bright, was elected to the United States House of Representatives. [4] Although municipal elections in Montgomery are nonpartisan, Strange is a Republican. [5]

Before becoming mayor, Strange served as chairman of the Montgomery County Commission for nearly five years. [3] He also served as president, CEO, and co-owner of Blount Strange Automotive Group. [4]

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References

  1. https://www.wsfa.com/2019/11/12/steven-reed-sworn-in-montgomerys-first-black-mayor/
  2. Taylor, Drew (July 21, 2015). "5 Slated for ballot in Montgomery mayoral election". Montgomery Advertiser . Retrieved October 9, 2019.
  3. 1 2 Pitts, Sally (March 12, 2010). "Montgomery's Mayor looks back at first year in office". WSFA . Retrieved December 21, 2010.
  4. 1 2 Henry, Bryan (July 11, 2009). "Montgomery Mayor Todd Strange looks back at first 100 plus days". WSFA . Retrieved December 21, 2010.
  5. "Todd Strange - Alabama Political Profile". Bama Politics. February 26, 2019. Retrieved October 31, 2020.
Political offices
Preceded by
Charles Jinright
Acting
Mayor of Montgomery
2009–2019
Succeeded by
Steven Reed