Assists the Chief in recruiting, selecting, and training of personnel; advises, directs, and consults with subordinate officers as needed on a variety of matters including but not limited to training, work assignments, scheduling and discipline. Serves as acting Police Chief during the Chief’s absences, assuming the powers and responsibilities of the Chief.
Appointed to the position of Deputy Chief of Police for the City of Eden in January 2018.
Member of North Carolina Association of Chiefs of Police
Member of North Carolina Police Executives Association
Member of International Association of Chiefs of Police
Board Member - Crimestoppers of Rockingham County
1990 Graduate – Rockingham High School, Wentworth, NC:
Basic Law Enforcement Training – Rockingham Community College, Wentworth, NC:
Advanced Law Enforcement Certificate- from the NC Criminal Justice Education and Training and Standards Commission
Criminal Investigator Certificate Program- with over 500 hours training in Criminal Investigation from the North Carolina Justice Academy
Piedmont Leadership Academy- Graduated from Leadership Academy at Guilford Technical Community College
General Instructor- Instructor for the Basic Law Enforcement Training Program at Rockingham Community College since 2005
Professional Work Experience 1995 – Present Eden Police Department