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James Carson Gardner Edit Profile

also known as Jim Gardner

Congressman , Lieutenant Governor

James Carson Gardner, American State agency administrator. Chairman North Carolina State Republican Party, Nash County Republican Committee; former chairman North Carolina.Commn. pn Bicentennial of the United States Constitution; member North Carolina State Board Education, North Carolina Board Community College, North Carolina Economics Development Board.

Background

Gardner, James Carson was born on April 8, 1933 in Rocky Mount, North Carolina, United States. Son of James and Sue G. Gardner.

Education

Graduate, North Carolina State University.

Career

Co-founder, executive vice president Hardee's Food System, 1962—1967. Chairman North Carolina State Republican Party, 1965—1966. Member United States Congress from 4th North Carolina District, 1967-1969.

Lieutenant governor State of North Carolina, Raleigh, 1989-1992. Vice president Gardner Dairy Products. President Gardner Food System, Rocky Mount.

Member Nash County Republican Committee, North Carolina State Board Education, North Carolina Board Community College, North Carolina Economic Development Board. Served in United States Army, 1953-1955.

Membership

Chairman North Carolina State Republican Party, Nash County Republican Committee. Former chairman North Carolina.Commn. pn Bicentennial of the United States Constitution. Member North Carolina State Board Education, North Carolina Board Community College, North Carolina Economics Development Board.

Connections

Married Mary Elizabeth Tyler, 1957. Children: Beth, Terry, Chris.

father:
James Gardner

mother:
Sue G. Gardner

spouse:
Mary Elizabeth Tyler

children:
Chris Gardner

Terry Gardner

Beth Gardner