Andrew D. Grant, is alderman of Ward 7 and a lifelong native of the City of Canton. As an honors graduate of Canton High school, he attended Jackson State University declaring Industrial Engineering Technology as his academic discipline. He is a faithful member of St. Paul A.M.E. Zion church where he serves on the steward board and is also a member of the male choir. Prior to serving as alderman, his commitment to serving the community was highlighted through co-leadership of Kids-R-Kids Day Care Center which provided an invaluable service throughout the community. As co-business owner of Lighthouse Construction, he continued his zest to serve the people of Canton and surrounding areas in providing affordable, quality housing.
The impelling force of Alderman Grant’s continued desire for public service is to empower, embellish and enhance the lives of all the citizens of the great City of Canton. His personal motto is found in Philippians 4:13… “I can do all things through Christ that strengthens me.”