" I thank you for your support....I will do my best to represent the people of the 5th. District"....Greg Lucas
Candidate for State Representative PA 5th District
Greg is currently serving his second year as The Home Rule Borough of Edinboro’s Mayor. He has recently been elected to his third (four year term) on Edinboro Borough Council. He resides in the Boro of Edinboro with his wife of 27 years, Rose and their 20 year old son Zach. Rose is a public school teacher at Saegertown High School and a Fitness Instructor at the County YMCA. Zach is attending Edinboro University of Pennsylvania majoring in Elementary and Special Education.
Greg is currently employed by Fortis Institute – Erie Campus as an instructor and the department head of the Construction Management Associate Degree Program. Prior to joining Fortis in 2010, he owned and operated a General Contracting business for 30 years that served Erie & Crawford County in commercial, residential & industrial construction.
Greg received a Bachelor’s of Science in Industrial Education from California University of Pennsylvania in 1981. Greg maintained his education by staying updated on local and state mandates within the construction trades and the current technology utilized in all aspects of construction. Upon graduation he was employed by The General McLane School District as a drafting & design instructor.
Greg is an avid sportsman and outdoorsmen. He is a NRA member, NRA shotgun instructor, NRA coach, & NRA recruiter. He is a life member & secretary of the Lake Edinboro Sportsmen League where he shoots trap & skeet. He is the Pennsylvania State Director for the Scholastic Clay Target Program and the President of the Pennsylvania Scholastic Clay Target Educational Foundation, LLC. Greg is also a Pennsylvania Hunter/Trapper education instructor. He has led several youth teams to State and National Competitions, representing the state of Pennsylvania.
While on council Greg has dealt with many issues. Edinboro being a host community to Edinboro University of Pennsylvania presents many challenges. Greg along with his fellow councilmen and management has been able to toe the line on taxes, make improvements to the infrastructure, and improve the quality of life for its residents. Overseeing a three million dollar budget, union contracts, personnel issues, police and firefighter concerns and conducting business with state agencies is just some of the experience that he will take to Harrisburg when representing the 5th district.
“After years of out-of-control spending, debt and taxes, we need common sense priorities so families and seniors can keep more of their money, education is properly funded and local businesses can begin hiring again.”
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