Facts of Carole Smitherman
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Carole Smitherman is an example of woman empowerment, and she is a very influential judge. She is the judge of Jefferson County Circuit Court.
She has also served as 31st Mayor if Birmingham, Alabama.
She also served her time as a member of City Council.
Net Worth And Married Life
Judges have a salary of around 190,010 dollars, according to statistics in 2015.
Her net worth would be around 500,000 dollars minimum with her salary as a judge.
She is married to her husband, Rodger Smitherman. Rodger Smitherman is an Alabama State Senator.
The couple might have children, but details about it are not available right now.
Her personal life is under review right now and will be updated soon.
Early Life and Education
Alongside her brother, were raised by her grandmother. Her grandmother was an instructor at a college called Lawson Community College.
She grew up in Birmingham. She still remembers and touts her friendship with United States Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice. She must have very inspired her.
She went to Spelman College, and she graduated from there. She graduated in the year 1973. She also has Jurius Doctor from a school called Miles Law School.
She got elected to Birmingham City Council, and this was a very proud moment for her. She got elected in the year 2001. She has been re-elected twice until now.
She was not successful in campaigns for the mayor's office, and she was unsuccessful not once but thrice. Her unsuccessful campaign was in 2003, 2007, and also in 2009.
She assumed the office of the mayor when Larry Langford was convicted of 60 counts of bribery and other related charges. This happened in the year 2009 on the 28th of October.
She was at the post for about a month, and after that, she lost the position. She lost it because a new council convened on the 24th of November, 2009.
In place of her, Roderick Royal was elected as council president. This happened with a vote, and Roderick won 5: 4. Royal also became the mayor after this vote.
She became the mayor, and she was the first African-American to do that.
Wiki of Carole Smitherman
She was born in the year 1952 on the 25th of September, and this makes her age 66 in 2019.
She was born in a place called Birmingham, which lies in Alabama of the United States of America. She belongs to the nationality American.