Linda Goodson Simpson, clerk/treasurer, for the city of Lake City is announcing her bid for re-election of clerk/treasurer. Mrs. Simpson will be seeking a second term in office, which will be voted on in the General Election on Nov. 2, 2010.
Mrs. Simpson took office in January of 2007. During the first three years in office she achieved the status of Certified Arkansas Municipal Clerk and Certified Municipal Clerk.
She is an active member in IIMC (International Institute of Municipal Clerks), and ACCRTA (Arkansas City Clerk's Recorder's Treasurer's Association). This year she has been a District Director and Executive Committee member of ACCRTA. She also serves on the advisory council of First Class Cities for the Arkansas Municipal League.
Simpson is a member of Lake City First Baptist Church. She is married to Carroll Simpson and together they have five children, eight grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
She said she has enjoyed serving the people of Lake City.