Hazel Erby

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Hazel Erby
Member of the St. Louis County Council from the first district
Assumed office
2004
Preceded by Charlie Dooley
Personal details
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Louis
Children Louis
Angela
Kristina
Residence University City
Alma mater Lincoln University
Harris–Stowe State University

Hazel Erby is an American and Democratic member of the St. Louis County Council.[1] She has represented the first district since 2004.[1]

Early life and career[edit]

Hazel Erby graduated from Vashon High School.[1] She then went on to attend Lincoln University and Harris–Stowe State University.[1] She has since been executive director for the Community Partnership for the Prevention of Drug and Substance Abuse, site director for the Caring Communities Program at Barbara C. Jordan School in University City, and founder of TAP City Program in University City, the program that paired teenagers with senior citizens to assist the seniors with errands and chores.[1] She is a member of the National Council of Negro Women.[1] She is a board member of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America.[1]

Political career[edit]

Hazel Erby is president the Parent Teacher Organization of several schools in University City.[1] She is also the Democratic committeewoman of the University Township.[1] She has been a member of the St. Louis County Council since 2004.[1] She represents the first district, which contains about 145,000 people.[1]

Committee assignments[edit]

  • Committee of the Whole
  • Committee on Disabilities
  • Justice, Health, and Welfare (Chairman)

Electoral history[edit]

2010 St. Louis County Council 1st district general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Hazel Erby 34,873 99.16
2006 St. Louis County Council 1st district general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Hazel Erby 36,596 99.51
2004 St. Louis County Council 1st district special election
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Hazel Erby 7,717 66.34
Republican John W. Scates 2,101 18.06
Independent Carlton Jones 1,814 15.56

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