Harry Brooks (politician)
|Born||October 4, 1946|
Harry was born September 4, 1946. He graduated from Maryville High School, competed his undergraduate work as a Speech and Communication major at Carson Newman College, and got his graduate degree from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He is married to Mary and has two children. He retired from law enforcement and was a business employer before pursuing politics.
In 2011, Brooks sponsored the Virtual Public Schools Act (HB 1030). The legislation, signed into law in May 2011, established provisions for statemoney to go to for-profit online schools. I