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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.


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.