Gary Love, an engineering design contractor, is running for Oak Ridge City Council in the November 4 municipal election.
“I am a proud native of Oak Ridgeâ€”and I am ready to roll up my sleeves to work withÂ the people to make this community an even better place to live inÂ the 21st century,” Love said in a press release.
Love said he grew up in theÂ Woodland Community and graduated from Oak Ridge High School in 1974. After graduating from East Tennessee State University in 1979 with a degree in biology, he went toÂ work for the city of Chattanooga.
Later, he extended his education with a two-year degree in computer engineering and joined the Electric Power Board of Chattanooga, where he spent 18 years as a power design engineer, the press release said.
“I’m glad to be back in Oak Ridge, where IÂ live with my wife, Toni,” Love said. “We have three grown children, including my son, who now works with me at Tennessee Valley Authority, where I work as a contractor in engineering design. We also have a teenage granddaughter.” [Read more…]