Sun, 11/08/2020 - 3:29pm
David Rutledge was born in 1945 in LaFayette, Alabama and grew up in Chattanooga, Tennessee. He traces his commitment to public service to his experience protesting a segregated lunch counter as a teenager. He attended Tennessee State University and the University of Michigan Law School. Mr. Rutledge has served as Superior Township Supervisor, Ypsilanti State Representative, and as a member of the Washtenaw County Parks Commission and Washtenaw Community College Board of Trustees. He dedicates this interview to his parents and his late wife, Gerri.
Ann Arbor News, March 15, 1961
City Honored: Donald R. Pears (right), speaker of the State House of Representatives, presents to W. Nial MacDonald a House resolution commending Ann Arbor for its "striking achievement in creating the Greater Ann Arbor Research Park." MacDonald, president of the Ann Arbor Chamber of Commerce, received he resolution at last night's C of C dinner meeting.