- Over 10 years as a volunteer with the Desoto County Sheriff's Department as a Deputy Sheriff and Investigator
- Achieved the rank of Major with the Desoto County Sheriff Sheriff Department Aviation link.
- Helped to implement the first Desoto County Chopper Aviation Unit as the helicopter pilot
- Implemented Christmas on Springfield Cove, a Colonial Hills tradition for the last 26 years. Children for generations have visited Santa every Christmas. Over 10,000 have visited the "Original Southaven Santa" -- a non-profit seasonal recreation which was endorsed by the City of Southaven as outstanding for community service.
- A proud participant in the Southaven Beautification Commission's Adopt-A-Street program.
- Over 30 years as TV News Photographer
- Last 15 years as North Mississippi Photographer
- Owner of Hoots Towing Service
- Owner of Hoots photography
Republican with Conservative values.