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Steve Schewel

* President, The Independent Weekly
* Visiting Assistant Professor, Sanford School of Public Policy, Duke University
•  Duke University, Ph.D. (Education)
•  Columbia University, M.A. (English)
•  Duke University, B.A. (English)
Elected to Council: 2011
Term Expires: 2015
City Council Committees Appointed by Mayor:
•  Equal Business Opportunity Program (EBOP) Subcommittee
•  Rolling Hills Steering Committee
Audit Services Oversight Committee
•  Recreation Advisory Commission
•  Durham Open Space and Trails Committee
•  Durham Housing Authority Liaison
•  Northeast Central Durham Subcommittee
•  Triangle J Council of Governments (alternate)
•  Triangle J Task Force (alternate)
•  Joint City-County Planning Committee (alternate)
•  Transportation Advisory Committee - Alternate
•  Joint City-County Committee - Alternate
•  Legislative Committee
Community Involvement and Boards:
•  Former member and vice-chair, Durham Public Schools Board of Education
  Youth soccer coach, 1994-2011
•  Board member and past chair, Durham Tech Community Foundation
•  Founder and board member, Crayons2Calculators (Durham Teacher Warehouse)
  Past board member, Urban Ministries of Durham
•  Past board member, Durham Arts Council
•  Past board member, Durham Public Education Network
•  Past Co-President, E.K. Powe PTA
•  Past member, Durham School Merger Issues Task Force
•  Past member, Blue Ribbon Commission on the Future of Durham High School
•  Past member, WNCU Community Advisory Board
•  Past member, WUNC Community Advisory Board
•  Past board member, Rural Advancement Fund

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At Large Council Member
Steve Schewel

Mailing Address
101 City Hall Plaza
Durham, N.C. 27701

(919) 560-4396, ext. 10273

(919) 560-4801