Joined Nahunta Vol Fire Dept, Wayne County, 1969
Became Chief 1978 and served in the position 36 years.
Currently serving on the FIRE Dept Board of Directors
Currently serving on NFPA 1720 Technical Committee, delivery of FIRE, EMS, & SPECIAL OPERATIONS to the public by volunteer fire departments.
Past President of NC ASSOCIATION OF FIRE CHIEFS 1989-1990
NCSFA FIREMAN OF THE YEAR 1991