Frank A. Howard

Frank A. Howard REPRepublican

American politician

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Frank A. HowardREPRepublican American politician
Age at Death1938-2020
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Frank Alden "Frankie" Howard (December 1, 1938 – July 26, 2020) was an American law enforcement officer and politician who served as a member of the Louisiana House of Representatives from 2008 to 2020. Prior to his service in the state legislature, he served as the deputy sheriff in Vernon Parish, Louisiana, and later as sheriff from 1976 to 2000. Howard was born in Hornbeck, Louisiana, and received his education at the National Sheriffs' Institute at the University of California, Los Angeles and Louisiana State University during the 1970s. He entered politics with his appointment as Town Marshal of Hornbeck to fill the vacancy created by his father's death and later his appointment as deputy sheriff. In 1976, he won election as the Vernon Parish, Louisiana which he would serve as until 2000. In 2007, he won election to the Louisiana House of Representatives and served until he was term limited in 2020.

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Education4 - 4 of 2
Louisiana State University
Attended Continuing Education Program
National Sheriff's Institute
Past Positions1 - 2 of 2
Louisiana State House of Representatives
2007 - 2020
Former Sheriff
Vernon Parish
Other Experience1 - 2 of 2
Louisiana Rural Caucus
Louisiana Republican Legislative Delegation