Senior Pastor, Living Word Church, Livingston, Alabama
Vice President and Member, Board of Directors – University Charter School, Inc.
Graduate, Auburn University, B.S. in Education; Graduate of Leadership Alabama; Graduate of Leadership Development Development/Ministry Training Institute, Faith Chapel Christian Center; Licensed and ordained minister
Rev. Franklin has served 12 years on the Board of Trustees at Auburn University. He is a former NFL wide receiver for the Buffalo Bills and Seattle Seahawks, and has wide-ranging experience in leadership development, marketing and public relations, and education and athletics at the middle & high school and university levels. With his background, he will bring expertise to the areas of community and parental engagement, governance and leadership.