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Peter Plympton Smith
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Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Vermont's At-large district
In office
January 3, 1989 – January 3, 1991
Preceded by Jim Jeffords
Succeeded by Bernie Sanders
74th Lieutenant Governor of Vermont
In office
1983–1987
Governor Richard A. Snelling
Madeleine M. Kunin
Preceded by Madeleine M. Kunin
Succeeded by Howard Dean
Personal details
Born October 31, 1945 (1945-10-31) (age 74)
Boston, Massachusetts
Political party Republican
Alma mater Princeton University
Harvard University

Peter Plympton Smith (born October 31, 1945) is a former member of the United States House of Representatives from the U.S. state of Vermont, the 74th Lieutenant Governor of Vermont, and an education administrator.

He served as the founding president of the Community College of Vermont, the founding president of California State University, Monterey Bay, and as assistant director general for education of the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).


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