George continues his service on several boards including the Moffitt Cancer Center Foundation and the BC/CAL/KAL Inland Port Development Corporation. He is a former trustee of Western Michigan University, former member of the U.S. Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Advisory Committee, the Industry Sector Advisory Committee on Consumer Goods for Trade Policy Matters of the U.S. Department of Commerce, the Michigan Manufacturers Association, and Battle Creek Unlimited.

Franklin has served in leadership roles with industry groups including the Grocery Manufacturers of America, the American Frozen Food Institute, and the Agricultural Technical Advisory Committee for Trade (ATAC), USDA.

Franklin received his bachelor and law degrees from American University in Washington DC and is a member of the Washington DC and American Bar Associations.   [Previous Page]