Derrick Perry



Derrick Perry, Vice President
Councilman At-Large

Phone: 610-969-9553
Email: Dperry@norristown.org

Term to expire: December 31, 2021

 

Derrick D. Perry - Council At Large

Derrick D. Perry is a Norristown native who attended the Norristown Public System and graduated from Norristown Area High School in 1993.

As one of the top basketball players in Montgomery County and the state of Pennsylvania, Derrick enrolled at New Mexico Junior College on a full athletic scholarship in the Fall of 1994 and earned an Associate degree in Liberal Arts. In 1996, he transferred to Rider University and earned a Bachelor's degree in Communications with a minor in Public Relations.

As a resident of Norristown, he is an active community member. Mr. Perry is a member of a non-profit organization called One Love Club, in which they provide various resources to address the needs of the community. He is passionate about improving and embracing community diversity, which is one of the reasons Mr. Perry ran for council.

Derrick's community efforts include feeding the homeless, assisting bereaved families, coordinating positive activities for the youth and serving as a mentor. He also volunteers for the Special Olympics, serves as a basketball referee with the PIAA and a basketball coach.

Derrick has two children Joecy, 18 and Derrick Jr. who is 7. Derrick's family is his pride and joy. He is a man of faith, who is a member of Tabernacle Deliverance Church located on East Marshall Street in Norristown.

Municipal Council

Municipality of Norristown
235 East Airy Street
Norristown, PA 19401

Phone: 610-272-8080
Fax: 610-275-0687

info@norristown.org


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Norristown Recreation Fall Programs
Norristown Council Meeting held on September 4, 2018
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Norristown Council tours Riverfront Properties


On July 31, 2018 Plymouth Ambulance and Norristown Fire Department conducted joint UTV training. Members from both Departments trained on incline ascents and descents, winch use for evacuation and overall UTV safety and operations.
From the gallery Norristown Fire Department


Members of Council celebrated the Grand Opening of Timshel Coffee. They are located downtown at 104 E Main Street.
From the gallery Municipal Council and Staff 2017


Councilwoman Valerie Cooper with Dan Drake, Vice President, at the Mercy LIFE Norristown Groundbreaking
From the gallery Municipal Council and Staff 2017