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Susan Yarborough Smith

Running for Democratic Party State Chair
South Carolina
Election: April 28, 2017

Susan Yarbrough Smith brings extensive experience in public service to her candidacy for South Carolina’s Democratic Party State Chair, having served as the president of the South Carolina Democratic Women’s Council, Southern Regional Director of the National Federation of Democratic Women, a board member of Planned Parenthood-South Atlantic, and Vice Chairman of the Board of the local LGBTQ+ civil rights organization, South Carolina Equality. Her experiences as a grassroots activist inform her policy initiatives and desire to run for office. Above all, Yarbrough Smith is dedicated to working at the grassroots level to bring in South Carolinians who feel disenfranchised by our political system, to expand South Carolina’s base of support, and to put elected Democrats back in touch with the people who put them in office.