Larry is a retired professor of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at NC State University. He has served on the Board of Common Cause - NC since 1995, holding offices of chair, secretary, and now treasurer. His current interests include analyzing election results to evaluate gerrymandering’s threat to democracy. For 10 years he also has served on the board of the Women’s Center of Wake County. Larry is a native of Decatur, Georgia, a graduate of Georgia Tech, and holds graduate degrees from the University of Georgia.