I have lived in Wilmington since 1977, I grew up and attended public school. I served 29 Years on the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office and Retired as a Lieutenant on December 31,2018. I was a candidate for this office in 2020 receiving 4,685 total votes in the primary. . I have served on numerous committees in the community over the years. 7th Congressional District Law Enforcement and Homeland Security Advisory Committee for Congressman Mike McIntyre, New Hanover County Safety Committee, Opioid Response Task Force which created the Opioid Quick Response Team to team up First Responders and Community Health Experts and Providers to respond to Overdoses and get the person much needed help for their addictions.