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Mayor Deanna R. Reed

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Current term: 2017-2020

Photograph of Deanna Reed

Contact: Deanna.Reed@harrisonburgva.gov

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  • Born in Harrisonburg



  • Currently working on Bachelors in Education at Liberty University
  • Attended Radford University
  • Diploma, Harrisonburg High School



  • Program Director of On the Road Collaborative


Civic Involvement/Other Boards and Commissions

  • Council Representative, Downtown Parking Committee
  • Council Representative, Metropolitan Planning Organization (Policy)
  • Council Representative, Social Services Advisory Board
  • Council Representative, Parks and Recreation Commission
  • Council Representative, Harrisonburg/Rockingham Liaison 
  • President-Elect of the Harrisonburg Women's Service League
  • Member, Charlottesville Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated
  • Primary Advisor, Iota Alpha Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated
  • Member, Lucy F. Simms Reunion Committee
  • Member, Harrisonburg African American Culture Festival  
  • Recipient, Outstanding Leadership Award Harrisonburg/Rockingham African American Festival 2014 Award
  • Recipient, Commonwealth Attorney Citizenship Award 2015
  • Recipient, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Service Award 2016
  • Past President, Charlottesville Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated
  • Past Vice-President, Service Harrisonburg Women's Service League
  • Past commissioner, Parks and Recreation Commission
  • Past Chair, Staff-Pastor Parish Relations Committee John Wesley United Methodist Church


Favorite thing about Harrisonburg

  • Our downtown.