Proven Leadership and Experience
I am a retired United States Army Military Intelligence Officer with 23 years of honorable service. My major awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal (2nd Award), Meritorious Service Medal (3rd Award), National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Ribbon, Korean Defense Service Medal, Overseas Service Ribbon, Air Assault Badge, Senior Parachutists' Badge, Canadian Parachutists' Badge, Iraqi Campaign Medal and Combat Action Badge. I served two combat tours in Iraq with the 1st Brigade Combat Team (BASTOGNE), 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault).
I'm currently employed by Advanced Technology Leaders as an Analyst at the Army's Cyber Center of Excellence in Fort Gordon, Georgia.
I was the Grassroots Coordinator (2015-2016) for State Representative Jodi Lott (R-Evans). I've held a number of positions within the Columbia County Republican Party (CCRP) that included Chair, Plans and Policy and CSRA Minority Engagement. I am a member of many civic and service organizations, including Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc., Augusta South Rotary Club and the Association of the United States Army (AUSA).
I have a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science from Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, Tennessee and a Master's Degree in Business Administration (MBA) with a concentration in Public Management from Touro University in Cypress, California.
I have 2 daughters, one who is attending dental hygienist school in Tennessee and one who is currently serving in the United States Army with the 82nd Airborne Division, and a son who currently attends Augusta Technical and was a graduate of Greenbrier High School in Columbia County. I also have a granddaughter who is my pride and joy.
PO 1106, Evans, Georgia, United States