Michael 'Mike' Avery Ross's Biography


Full Name: Michael 'Mike' Avery Ross
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for Governor
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Holly; 2 Children: Sydney, Alex
Birth Date: 08/02/1961
Birth Place: Texarkana, AR
Home City: Prescott, AR
Religion: Methodist
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  • Awards:

    Citizen of the Year, Precott-Nevada County Chamber of Commerce

  • Father's Occupation:

    United Methodist Minister, Public School Educator-Retired.

  • Favorite Actor/Actress:

    Harrison Ford, Jamie Lee Curtis

  • Favorite Athlete:

    Anyone playing for Arkansas Razorbacks.

  • Favorite Author:

    John Grisham

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  • Favorite Color:

    Razorback Red

  • Favorite Food:

    Yarnell's Ice Cream, My Mom's Fried Chicken

  • Favorite Movie:

    Lonesome Dove

  • Favorite Musician:

    The Eagles

  • Favorite President and Why:

    Franklin Roosevelt because he helped lift people up with the WPA program.

  • Favorite Quote:

    Ask not what your country can do for you--ask what you can do for your country. President John F. Kennedy, January 20, 1961

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  • Favorite TV Shows:

    ER, West Wing, Andy Griffith Show

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  • Favorite Vacation Spot:

    Where ever my family is.

  • Favorite Websites:

    The Weather Channel

  • First Car:

    1957 Ford Pickup, purchased for $400 in 1977.

  • First Job:

    Mopping Floors at Piggly Wiggly Grocery Store in Hope, AR

  • Hobbies or Special Talents:

    Fishing and Hunting

  • Mother's Occupation:

    Public School Educator-Retired

  • Personal Hero and Why:

    My Mom and Dad, for teaching me right from wrong by their examples, and always believing in me.

  • Person Most Want to Meet (Dead or Alive):

    Billy Graham

  • Pets (include names):

    Dogs named Sunny (Golden Retriever) and Latte (stray mixed breed), cat named Coco.

  • Priority Issues:

    Energy, Health Care, Education

  • Publications:

    Time, Newsweek, Economist

  • Reason for Seeking Public Office:

    To help people and hopefully play a role in leaving this country better than we found it for our children and grandchildren.

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Contact Information

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Post Office Box 22300
Little Rock, AR 72221
Phone: 501-223-2014

Post Office Box 360
Prescott, AR 71857
Phone: 870-887-8194
Fax: 870-887-3260