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 now in her fourth 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.

High School parking meeting going on now.
1 day 1 hour ago
Baby goats at the Arboretum.
5 days 7 hours ago
Earth Day clean up at the Transfer Station.
6 days 10 hours ago
Wonder why the Empire State Building is lit up in red?
1 week 1 day ago
1 week 1 day ago
Just saw Shen Yun 2015, great show!
1 week 5 days ago
Chip with the signers of the Declaration of Independence.
1 week 5 days ago
Rosa's Pizza in Philadelphia, pay it forward as seen on Ellen DeGeneres.
1 week 6 days ago
Wellington, Florida.
2 weeks 4 days ago