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Ronald W. Sparks

Name: Ronald W. Sparks

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Office sought: Wilmington City Council

Political affiliation: Democrat

Date of birth: April 14, 1955

Occupation: None listed

Education: UNCW Bachelor of Science in Physics; North Carolina Professional Engineer (P.E.) conferred by State Board after passing P.E.

List your prior political experience: None

Children: Xylia Sparks, 27; Adam Sparks, 25

Where were you born?: Community Hospital, Wilmington, NC

How long have you lived in the municipality where you seek office?: lifelong resident, 52 years

Top four civic activities/hobbies: Ephesus Junior Academy Board (K-8th), Cape Fear Red Cross Board, L.I.N.C. Board, Gyroplane builder

Last book read: Who's Afraid of Schrodinger's Cat? by Ian Marshall and Danah Zohar

Favorite movie: The Ten Commandments

Favorite food: Asian and Italian

Role model: grandmother, Fannie B. Sparks

Most admired politician: Anwar Sadat

Type of car you drive: Mercedes Ml430

Your strongest attribute: Ability to see all sides of a problem and apply logic to come to a solution

Something unusual about you that few people know: vegetarian since 1968; inventor (patent pending on all wheel drive bicycle)
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