Gary Alvin Franks Edit Profile
Bachelor, Yale University, 1975.
Industrial/labor relations professional, Continental Can, Connecticut, 1976-1978; industrial/labor relations professional, Chesebrough-Ponds, Connecticut, 1978-1982; industrial/labor relations professional, Cadbury Schweppes, Connecticut, 1982-1986; president, founder, Global Assessment of Functioning Realty, Waterbury, Connecticut, 1986-1990; member, 102nd-103rd Congresses from 5th Connecticut Dist, 1990-1996; president, Franks & Genoa Associations LLC, since 1996; candidate for senate. Member policy committee, commerce commission vice chairman energy and power subcommittee, heal and the environment subcommittee.
Government is appointed by God as His servant to encourage good and restrain evil to the end that all people are blessed and His people are enabled to live quiet and peaceful lives in all godliness and holiness.
It is important to experience of God's grace working in the lives of people. Wisdom and maturity are gained from life experience, especially during the prayer and sharing stories with other Christians.
Alderman City of Waterbury, 1986-1990, president pro tempore, 1986-1987. Vice chairman Waterbury Zoning Committee, 1986-1987. Member Environmental Control Commission, Waterbury, 1988-1990.
Director American Red Cross, Naugatuck, Connecticut, 1984-1987, Waterbury Chamber of Commerce, 1987-1990. Member Waterbury Foundation, 1989-1990. Member Waterbury Fire Board, 1986-1987, Waterbury Housing Assistance Program Commission, 1986-1990.
Board directors Waterbury Opportunities Industrialization Center, 1985-1990, Waterbury Boys Club, 1984-1989, Young Men’s Christian Association, 1988-1990. Member Congressional Black Caucus, Conservative Opportunities Society.
Married Donna Williams, March 10, 1990. Children: Jessica Lynn, Gary Alvin. 1 stepchild, Azia Forrest.
1975Yale University , Bachelor of Arts
1976 - 1978
1978 - 1982
1982 - 1986
1986 - 1990
1990 - 1996