George T. Darany – Biographical Profile and Positions on the Issues

Currently Elected State Representative District 15, Michigan

Michigan Democratic Party
29 W Village LnDearborn, MI 48124
(517) 373-6339
Personal (gender, age, marital status, spouse's name and age, children's name and ages, home town, current residence)

A lifelong resident of the district.

Profession (professional and work experience outside politics)

George owned and operated the Classic Trolley Company.

Civic (past and present organizations, charities involvement)

His involvement around Dearborn includes serving on the Board of Directors of the Dearborn Chamber of Commerce, the Inter Service Club Council, and the Dearborn Rotary. He was Dearborn’s Outstanding Rotarian of the Year in 2009. He also is a current member of the board of the Dearborn Goodfellows and their most recent Past President.

George belongs to numerous service clubs and community organizations, and was a City Beautiful Commissioner from 1990-2007, since being appointed by former Mayor Michael A. Guido, serving as chairman in 2002 and 2003. He was elected three times as a precinct delegate. For 15 years, he served in leadership positions with the Karmanos Cancer Institute, including fundraising positions that helped to raise more than

Political (dates and titles of previously held political offices)

George T. Darany is currently serving his first term in the Michigan House of Representatives on behalf of the Michigan's 15th District, which lies entirely in the City of Dearborn. He served on the Dearborn City Council before being elected to the House.

Religion (current and past religious affiliations, beliefs)

Parishioner/usher at Sacred Heart Church.

Accomplishments (significant accomplishments, awards, achievements)

In 2006, he received the prestigious Community Service Award from the University of Michigan-Dearborn. In 2010, Darany received the Distinguished Service Award from the Dearborn PTSA for his advocacy for public school funding reform.

Education (times and places of schools, colleges, major, degrees, activities, sports)

BA, Economics, University of Michigan-Dearborn, 1978

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