Party: Democrat

Age: 50

Family: Wife, Diane, 25 years; son, Drew Cravens; two grandkids, Kamymn and Kinsley.

Occupation: Fire Chief City of Anderson, owner of General Nutrition Center, owner BDC Realty Group, LLC commercial real estate.

Political Experience: Ten years corporate executive at Coca-Cola with a record of job creation dealing with Fortune 500 companies, 25-year small business owner. Seven years of hands-on government and municipal experience serving the community as fire chief. Worked with State Board of Accounts on multi-million dollar budgets.

Goals: Policy to grow our economy with fair wages and affordable retirement. We need public education policy that ensure schools have the tools to educate our kids and kept them safe in the classroom. Resources for public safety and infrastructure improvements. Social equally for everyone, better care for seniors and veterans

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