Mrs. Smallwood is a graduate of Cardinal High School (class of 1969). She was appointed to the Cardinal Board of Education in January of 2016 and elected for a second term in 2017.
From 1988 to 2000, Mrs. Smallwood served the Middlefield Village through Council and various committees, and she was the Assistant Village Administrator from 1996-2000. She is currently in her fourth year as president of the Great Geauga County Fair Auxiliary, and she also serves as the Vice President and Treasurer of the East Geauga Friends of the Library. Mrs. Smallwood is a member of the Middlefield Chamber of Commerce and the Middlefield Historical Society. She has been actively involved in many different community activities, including the United Way Distribution Board and serving as a 4-H advisor, and has worked on the Levy Committee for the Cardinal Local School District.
In her free time, Mrs. Smallwood enjoys gardening, volunteering at the Middlefield Public Library, spending time with her grandchildren, and vacationing with friends. She and her husband Phil are lifelong residents of Middlefield.
Email Mrs. Smallwood: Linda.Smallwood@cardinalschools.org