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Ken GeorgeVital Statistics

Place of Birth: Raleigh, NC

Date of Birth:
1958

Other placed (cities) lived:
Raleigh, NC; Tallahassee, FL; Santiago, Dominican Republic

Cary resident since:
1988

Number of terms served on Town Council (including current):
2015-2019 (first term)

Expiration Date of current term:
December 2019

Other political offices and/or appointments held, now or in the past:
Former Chairman of Cary Sister Cities Commission

Current Employer:
NetSmart, Inc.

Current Occupation:
President and Founder

Number of years in current job or current line of work:
24

Other occupations or previous employers of interest: 
Photographer, Photo Lab Technician, Photographic Equipment Sales, City of Raleigh – Sanitation Department, Insurance Sales, Maintenance Product Sales, Blow-Molded Plastic Products National Sales Manager, IT Director and Staff Instructor Saint Mary’s School, Missionary in the Dominican Republic

Education

Degree(s) obtained: BA

School(s) attended: NCSU

Primary areas of study: French Language and Literature Major, Minor in Classical Greek

Personal

Marital Status: Married

Number of children: 6

Number of school-age children:
0

Number of grandchildren: 14 (expecting #15 in July)

Number of school-age grandchildren: 2

Church, religious denomination: 
The Point Church, Christian, non-denominational

Current Civic Club Membership(s):
Heart of Carolina Mustang Club

Current Charitable Work, Association(s): Board Member Sister Cities Association of Cary, Inc.

Current Party Affiliation:
Republican

Shareable Bio:

Ken George, Council Member District D, has been serving Cary residents since 2015. He is a longtime Cary resident and businessman. George is a graduate of Cary High School and obtained his bachelor’s degree from North Carolina State University in French Language and Literature. Now a resident of Cary since 1988, George is the president and founder of Netsmart.