Elected: March 2010
Current term: expires in 2014
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 5002
Tempe, Arizona 85280
Assistant: Parrish Spisz
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About Councilmember Arredondo-Savage
Robin Arredondo-Savage is a lifelong resident of Tempe with a history of strong leadership and active involvement in our community. She knows that Tempe’s strength is in its residents as well as the small town feel of our safe and friendly neighborhoods.
Arredondo-Savage has worked diligently for our community, families and children. She was raised in Tempe and graduated from McClintock High School and received her Bachelor’s Degree from Arizona State University. Arredondo-Savage is also a U.S. Army Veteran and an advocate for veteran services.
Arredondo-Savage served on the Tempe Union High School District Governing Board for eight years including two years as President of the Board. A 21-year Tempe small business manager and previously Chairman of the Tempe Chamber of Commerce, Arredondo-Savage has shown a commitment to the development of jobs and economic growth in Tempe.
Arredondo-Savage was elected to the Tempe City Council in March 2010 and has been proactive in the city's education and economic development policy with results. She's leading efforts to connect STEM programs with youth, business and community through Geeks' Night Out and created College Connect, a partnership with Tempe Schools, Arizona State University and Maricopa Community Colleges.
She is working with military and veterans organizations to develop a comprehensive plan to connect military members and veterans to Tempe. Included in this strategy are the Hometown Tempe program and the Tempe Military and Veterans Working Group Committee.
She is a member of the NLC Youth and Family Council and a member of the East Valley Partnership board.
Arredondo-Savage is an advocate for fiscally responsible and responsive city government designed to protect Tempe’s unique quality of life. She is committed to ensuring public safety and to protecting the wise investments made in our Tempe community, including parks and recreation programs for all ages, neighborhoods and schools.
Arredondo-Savage has been married to Chris Savage for 20+ years and they have two sons, Joey and Jaren.
Tempe Union High School District Governing Board
President, Vice President, Clerk, TUHSD Governing Board Member; Facilitator, Study Team; Member, District Resource Committee; Member, District Insurance Committee; Member, Technology Committee
Newtown Community Development Corporation
Secretary, Executive Committee
Tempe Chamber of Commerce
Chairman, Tempe Chamber of Commerce Board; Treasurer, Tempe Chamber of Commerce Board; Vice Chair, Business Development Committee; Chair, Small Business Council; Chair, Women in Business Committee; Member, Tempe Community Impact Foundation Board of Directors; Graduate, Tempe Leadership, Class XVI
City of Tempe
Chairman, Bicycle Advisory Committee; Member, Tour de Tempe Committee; Member, Bike to Work Committee; Member, Artist Selection Committee for City of Tempe Pedestrian Bridge Project; Member, Interview Committee for City of Tempe Transportation Department; Tempe Community Youth Sports Coach