Cindy Bass

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Cindy Bass
Member of the Philadelphia City Council from the 8th District
Assumed office
January 2, 2012
Preceded by Donna Reed Miller
Personal details
Born (1967-11-04) November 4, 1967 (age 49)[1]
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Scott
Children One
Alma mater Temple University
Profession Politician, Political Assistant, Community Organizer

Cindy M. Bass is a Democratic politician and member of the City Council of Philadelphia.

Political career[edit]

Bass has worked as a senior policy advisor to former Congressman Chaka Fattah, and was a special assistant to Allyson Schwartz during her time in the State Senate. She has been involved in community organizing, helping marshall funds for local projects and efforts.[1]

She originally sought election to City Council's Eighth District in 2007, but lost to incumbent Democrat Donna Reed Miller. She was successful in her second attempt four years later, following Reed Miller's retirement.[2]

Personal life[edit]

Bass lives with her husband, Scott, and the couple's daughter in Mount Airy.[3]


  1. ^ a b "Cindy Bass, Eighth District". Philadelphia Elections Information. Committee of Seventy. Retrieved February 2, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Bass, Cindy M.". Our Campaigns. Retrieved February 2, 2012. 
  3. ^ "About Cindy". Cindy Bass for City Council. Retrieved February 2, 2012. 

External links[edit]