Proud father of three Army sons and retired Army Chaplain with a specialty in resources management. After retiring, he continued in resources management working in positions at US Special Operations Command, US Africa Command, and currently HQ Marine Corps Program and Resources in the Pentagon. Active in the American Legion he just completed three years as the Commander of the largest American Legion in the Commonwealth of Virginia. He serves as the membership chairman for the post of more than 1480 members. Most importantly, he hold the position of Retired Pastor in the Church of the Nazarene.