Franklin Thompson is a Republican running in the nonpartisan contest to represent District Six on the Omaha City Council. Thompson is the incumbent, running for reelection.
Thompson is married. His wife's name is Beverly and they have four children.
The candidate attended Omaha Tech High, UNL, UNO and Southern Miss. He holds B.S., M.S.; Ed.S; Ed.D degrees.
His filing information lists his religious affiliation as non-denominational. He attends Trinity Interdenominational Church.
Thompson is employed by the University of Nebraska-Omaha.