District 11

District 11 Commissioner Scott Franks

Commissioner Scott Franks

Scott Franks represents District 11 (Summertown precinct).   He is in his second term as a County Commissioner, having been first elected in 2010 and re-elected (unopposed) in 2014.

Franks is a graduate of Summertown High School and continued his studies at Columbia State and MTSU. He has been employed by the Federal Government, for over 30 years, where he moved up the ranks from an entry-level position, became a Field Agent, then entered management and rose to his current position as a Senior Program/Territory Manager.

Scott and his wife, Patty, have 3 grown children and one granddaughter.   Patty is an Assistant Principal with the Lawrence County School System.

Scott has been active in the community for many of years, having served 12 years as an officer and director of the Dixie Baseball and Softball leagues – including 7 years as President. He also served 13 years as the Secretary/Treasurer of the Summertown Eagles Athletic Booster Club, he also served as President of Mallory’s Way Foundation, Inc. since its inception in 2008 and served as the 2014-16 President of the Summertown High School Alumni Association.    Scott also currently serves on the Board of Directors for Summertown Senior Citizens, serves as a Commissioner for the Summertown Utility District and is the Financial Advisor for the South Central Human Resources Agency. 

Scott and Patty are also active volunteers with several local charities and community projects.

Scott is also a FAA-Licensed Private Pilot and enjoys flying and aerial photography as a hobby.


K. Scott Franks
District 11 Commissioner
14 Railroad Bed Pk.
Summertown, TN 38483
(931) 629-2491
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District 11 Map

District 11 Map