Elected: May 2008
Current term: expires in 2016
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 5002
Tempe, Arizona 85280
Assistant: Parrish Spisz
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About Vice Mayor Woods
Corey Woods was elected to the Tempe City Council in May 2008 and reelected March 2012. He has devoted much of his life to public service. He was instrumental in guiding city policy that led to Tempe's perfect score in the Municipal Diversity Index. Other initiatives he's championed are veterans' family housing and improved community development standards to attract business investment and protect neighborhoods.
Vice Mayor Woods represents the City of Tempe as a member of the Human Services Coordinating Committee for the Maricopa Association of Governments and as a board member with the Tempe Tourism Office.
His personal commitment to community service extends to board memberships for many organizations including the Tempe Coalition, Children's Action Alliance, Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence, Equality Arizona and Landings Credit Union. Woods is also a member of Tempe Kiwanis and a former board president of the Tempe Boys and Girls Club - Ladmo Branch.
During his undergraduate years at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Woods was active in student government. He graduated in April 2000 with a B.A. in Political Science, and a minor in African-American Studies.
After graduating from college, Woods joined the Handleman Company, which specialized in music distribution, where he served first as a Management Associate and later as a Market Research Coordinator. He was also a teaching assistant at ASU for three years, where he taught a class titled, “Culture and Schooling” for students preparing to be educators.
Woods currently serves as the Director of College and Career Articulation for the Phoenix Union High School District.