2005 Elections
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Charlie D. Waddell

Candidate for Herndon Town Council

Age: 52

Residence: Dumbarton Square.

Education: BS, Randolph-Macon College; AAS, J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College; graduate, Virginia Certified Planning Commissioners Program; master's degree studies in information systems, George Mason University; study toward certificate in information systems, Virginia Commonwealth University.

Occupation: Senior systems engineer, Systems Engineering Services Corp., Reston.

Elected offices/civic activities: Chairman, Herndon Community Association Coalition, 2002-present; president, Dumbarton Square Homeowners Association, 1996-present; former chairman, Herndon Crime Prevention Council; former vice president, Dumbarton Square Homeowners Association; secretary, Herndon Historical Society; chairman, Herndon Community Association Coalition; former chairman, Herndon Crime Prevention Council; member, Herndon Neighborhood College Alumni Group; member, Friends of Runnymede Park; supporter, Herndon Community Television.

What do you think is the most urgent problem facing your jurisdiction? "One of the more vexing concerns of Herndon residents is that of overcrowded homes in residential neighborhoods. As chairman of the Herndon Community Association Coalition, I've made this one of my top priorities. I've helped initiate zoning ordinance amendments that are designed to protect the health and safety of our residential neighborhoods."

Why should voters elect you? "My commitment is reflected in the organizations in which I am involved. I want to continue with a more responsible role in town government."

Web site: www.charliewaddell.com

E-mail address: 428mach1@verizon.net

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