Iowa House District 62
324 Madison St
Waterloo, IA 50703
Ras Smith is running for Iowa House District 62, which includes Waterloo. Smith, a Waterloo native, is the son of L.C. and the Rev. Belinda Creighton-Smith.
Smith is currently the site coordinator for the nonprofit organization Communities in School. In his role, Smith works to provide additional services for at-risk youth at George Washington Carver Academy.
Aside from his current role, Smith is also active in the community. He has volunteered in areas including mentoring youth, doing faith-based outreach, serving as a volunteer football coach at East High School and at the Northeast Iowa Food Bank.
Smith, a graduate of the Malcolm Price Lab School and the University of Northern Iowa, and his wife Amelia have one daughter, Maria. They attend Faith Temple Baptist Church.