Democratic Candidate for House District 47
Michael John Gray
Rep. Michael John Gray is serving his second term in the Arkansas House of Representatives. He represents District 47 which includes portions of Jackson, Woodruff, White and Independence Counties.
Rep. Gray previously served as the Minority Leader for the House, prior to being elected Chairman of the Democratic Party of Arkansas.
He earned an Associate of Arts and Bachelor of Science in Marketing/ Logistics from Arkansas State University. He went on to attend Bowen School of Law where he earned a Juris Doctorate. Today he works as a farmer in Augusta.
Rep. Gray is a board member of the Augusta Area Chamber of Commerce; he is also a member of the Woodruff Company Farm Bureau and Secretary of the Arkansas Peanut Growers Association. He is the father of a son and currently resides in Augusta with his wife, Amy.