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Paul Robert Burks

Paul Robert Burks, American state goverment official. Named State Government Manager Year, Georgia Society Certified Public Managers, 1991; recipient President's Environment Conservation Challenge award No-Tillage Assistance Program, 1992; national winner Harvard/Ford Foundation Innovations State and Local Government award; one of national winners Council State Governments Innovation award, 1991.


  • Burks, Paul Robert was born on November 24, 1950 in Atlanta. Son of Arthur Peter and Harriet (Angel) Burks.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Government, University of Virginia, 1972;Master in Governmental Administration, Georgia State University, 1977.


    • Program manager institutional conservation grants program, Governor' General’ s Office Energy Resources, Atlanta, 1978-1983;director, Governor' General’ s Office Energy Resources, Atlanta, since 1983;executive director, Georgia Environmental Facilities, Atlanta, since 1993. Member governor's development county, since 1993.


    Appointed commissioner Southeast Compact Commission for Low-Level Nuclear Waste Management, 1984. Governor's delegate Southern State Energy Board. Member state advisory board United States Department Energy, 1987-1989.

    Member National Associate State Energy Officials (board directors).


    • Married Vanessa Marguerite Hardy, December 28, 1974. Children: Daniel, Jason.
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    Born November 24, 1950
    (age 67)