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Adam Smiddy

Democrat for Michigan 47th

Adam is Local

Adam is a native of Brighton and grew up with the values we all share. He graduated from Brighton High School in 2004 and holds a masters of Business Administration from the University of Michigan Ross School of Business and a Bachelor of Science from Eastern Michigan University.

Adam and Renee were married in 2009 and share 2 children together, Vivian (6) and Theodore (3). They returned to the Brighton/Howell area to raise their family.

Special Forces Veteran

After the 9/11 attack, Adam knew he would join the military and enlisted in the U.S. Army in late 2004. He earned his Green Beret and deployed all over the world, including 27 months in Iraq and Afghanistan.

During his 10 years of service, Adam earned his Combat Infantryman Badge, Combat Diver Badge and the rank of Sergeant First Class among many other combat and peacetime awards.


Business Owner

Adam is a proactive and innovative leader who knows how hard it is to build something. The experience he has gained building a tech startup is exactly what government needs, someone who knows that government can be better, reduce waste and work for us all.