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
Degree(s) obtained: BA
School(s) attended: NCSU
Primary areas of study: French Language and Literature Major, Minor in Classical Greek
Marital Status: Married
Number of children: 6
Number of school-age children: 0
Number of grandchildren: 11
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
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.