About Ellen Dickson

Ellen Dickson holds a Masters in Business Administration from Babson College and an undergraduate degree from the University of Massachusetts in Boston. She and her husband Chip raised three children, all of whom graduated from the Summit public schools system.

Ellen She served for two term on Summit's City Council, and was then elected as Summit's Mayor in November, 2011. She is completing her third year as Mayor of Summit. In her 20 years here, she:

  • Served as president of the PTO at Lincoln Hubbard and Summit High School,
  • Currently serves as member Board of School Estimate,
  • Served for five years on the Zoning Board,
  • Served as Council President in 2009,
  • Previously served as Chair of the Safety committee, as well as the Finance and Building & Grounds committees

With this kind of experience under her belt, you can truly say she knows Summit from the inside out. She was named one of the Most Interesting People of Union County by Summit Patch in 2010. She was also the 2011 recipient of the Boy Scouts of America "Good Scout" Award.

Happy Thanksgiving!
11 hours 53 min ago
In front of Brewster Country Store.
1 day 17 hours ago
Setting up for Small Business Saturday, shop small.
3 days 17 hours ago
Community Garden pretty much done for the season.
4 days 18 hours ago
Turkey Drive going on now in front of Summit Diner.
4 days 18 hours ago
Pete's Tavern ceiling.
5 days 18 hours ago