Gary K. HartDemocratic
Born: August 13, 1943 in San Diego, CA
Married: Cary Smith (m. 1969)
Children: Three daughters
Died: January 27, 2022 in Sacramento, CA
1973-1974: Member, California Coastal Commission
1995-Present: Co-Director, Institute for Education Reform (CSU Sacramento)
1999-2000: California Secretary for Education
200?-2013: Member, Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC) Board of Directors
- The California Charter Schools Association awards an annual "Hart Vision Award" named for Hart because of his work on the issue as Secretary of Education.
- Hart is not the same individual as Gary W. Hart (US Senator from Colorado; 1975-1987), who ran for President in 1984 and 1988.
Source: California Blue Book (1975)