Atlanta, GA: Johns Creek resident Arun Misra, Ph.D recently filed his nomination papers for one of the open seats on the Johns Creek City Council. Elections are scheduled for May 20.
A former professor and research scientist, Misra is well-known in the community as a real estate, investments and mortgage agent. “I have lived in Johns Creek for 15 years. So many things here do not work well here. I will work to improve the quality of life for citizens of Johns Creek,” he said.
Dr Misra taught and did research in biology, microbiology and genetic engineering at Atlanta University Center, University of Mississippi, Washington University and at educational institutions in Australia and India. He has published over 75 research papers, 100 abstracts, over 200 popular articles on molecular biology, virology, pathology and related fields. He is also the author of several books.
Dr Misra, who will turn 70 in July, has been active in community organizations like the Rotary Club, chambers of commerce, Atlanta Botanical Garden, Indian business associations, Indian associations, literary and photographic societies and wild life organizations.
He is currently the CEO of Invest & Insure. He is married to Jay Misra and has three children and six grandchildren.