District 1 – Kim Clear

Erie County Councilwoman Kim Clear
Councilwoman Kim Clear

Kim Clear has represented Erie County Council’s District 1 since 2020. Mrs. Clear currently serves as the Council Vice-Chair, Finance Committee Chair, Co-Chair of the COVID Impact & Economic Revitalization Committee, Vice-Chair of the Elections Board, Vice-Chair of the Pleasant Ridge Manor Board of Trustees, and the Erie County Retirement Board. Mrs. Clear is the liaison to the Airport Authority & Millcreek Township.

She is a teacher in the Millcreek Township School District, and was named the Golden Apple Award Winner of the Year for the 2013-14 school year. She is a proud member of the Millcreek Education Association, where she has been a union representative and liaison. She previously worked in marketing, sales and management, and she and her husband have operated small businesses.

She has been active in the Erie County community, organizing fundraisers for charities such as Make-A-Wish Foundation, the Leukemia-Lymphoma Society, the Caring Place, the Humane Society of Erie, the Ronald McDonald House of Pittsburgh, and the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.

A lifelong resident of Erie County, Clear was born and raised in the City of Erie. She is a graduate of Mercyhurst University and Mercyhurst Preparatory School.

Clear lives in Millcreek. She and her husband, Tom, have two daughters.


About District 1

District 1 covers Millcreek Township Districts 2 through 10, 12 through 17, and 22 through 25.

The term expires in 2024.

District Maps

County Council – District 1 Map
Erie County Council – County Districts Map