Elected: March 2010
Current term: expires in 2018

Office: 480-350-8792
Fax: 480-350-8996
Email: robin_arredondo-savage@tempe.gov
Twitter: @arredondosavage

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Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 5002
Tempe, Arizona 85280

Assistant: Parrish Spisz
Office: 480-350-8816
Email: parrish_spisz@tempe.gov

Council Meetings
Formal City Council Meeting Agenda, Action Summary and Minutes

Council Committees Agenda, Action Summary and Minutes

Executive Session Agenda

Issue Review Session Agenda, Action Summary and Minutes

Board & Commission Meetings

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's also leading the way to advance Tempe as a hub for the aerospace industry.

She's led efforts to make Tempe a Veteran Supportive City with the creation of Tempe's veteran services one-stop at the East Valley Education Center, the establishment of the Tempe Veterans' Commission and the development of a veteran family housing project.

She is the Vice-Chair of the National League of Cities’ Human Development Committee and a member of its Youth, Education and Family Council. She is also a member of the East Valley Partnership board of directors, Tempe Tourism Board, Tempe Coalition, and The Veterans Directory Advisory 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.

Community Service
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