George Freeman was originally from South Queensferry, just outside Edinburgh, although he has now lived in Garelochhead for 36 years.
He has served as an elected councillor within Argyll & Bute since 1999 where he has held a number of senior positions.
He represents the National Park on the Argyll & Bute Strategic Housing Forum.
A large section of his Lomond North Ward is within the National Park boundary.
He was a civil servant having worked in the logistics field for 30 years prior to taking early retirement in 1999. George is also a former Chairman of Garelochhead Community Council.
George was appointed to the Board on 1 October 2012 for a period of five years. George is Depute Chair of the Planning & Access Committee at the Park Authority.
Updated 1 April 2015