Born: Oak Ridge, TN
Education: Graduated – 1965 from Roane County High School – Kingston, TN
Major: Math & History Minor: Science
Military History: US Navy – Honorable Discharge
Work History: Retired from Win South Credit Union (formerly Etowah Steelworkers Credit Union) – 1970-2003.
Personal Information: Married to Nelda for 28 years; 2 daughters, 1 stepson, & 7 grandchildren.
Past Member of Etowah County Rescue Squad- Certified Driver & Certified Emergency Medical Technician.
Elected to Etowah County Commission in 2005, 2006, and 2010.
Past Chairman – 2 Terms.
2 Terms – Gadsden/Etowah County Chamber of Commerce.
4 years – CED Mental Health Board
4 years – Children’s Policy Council
2 Terms – Drug Task Force Board
Past President – Assocication of County Commissioners of Alabama (ACCA)
Serving on Board of Directors of ACCA
Serving on Legislative Board of Directors of ACCA
Serving on Board of Economic Development for National Association of Counties (NACo)