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Bachelor of Public Administration Degree, 1979
Active participant in campus activities, including election to student government office.
Juris Doctor Degree, 1982
Who’s Who Among Students In American Universities and Colleges
Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity
Private Practice Of Law, 1982 Through The Present
Successful practice of law consisting of the full range of civil and criminal matters. Familiar and well-versed in trying cases, both jury and non-jury.
Adjunct Instructor of Business Law, 1982 – 1989
Represented Hinds and Rankin Counties, Mississippi, serving from 1984 through 2008
Chairman, Committee on Fees and Salaries of Public Officers, 2000 through 2004
Chairman, Committee on Oil, Gas and Other Minerals, 2004 through 2008
Co-Chairman, Joint Legislative Committee to Establish a National Civil Rights Museum in Mississippi
Subcommittee Chairman: Judiciary “A” Committee, Ways and Means Committee and Education Committee. Member of the Committees from 1984 Through 2008
Appropriations Committee, 1992 Through 1995, Chairman of the Executive/Administrative Sub-Committee, 1992 Through 1993
Vice Chairman, Judiciary “A” Committee, 1992 Through 1996
Vice Chairman, Constitution Committee, 1988 Through 1991 and 1996 Through 1999
Ways And Means Committee, 1988 Through 1991 And 1996 Through 2008
Conservation And Water Resources Committee, 1988 Through 1992 And 2004 Through 2008
Transportation Committee, 1984 Through 1992
Municipalities Committee, 1984 Through 1988
Education Committee, 1996 Through 2008
Rules Committee, 1992 Through 1995
Agriculture Committee, 1984 Through 1992
Mississippi Agri-Business Council, 1992 Through 1995
Mississippi Environmental Protection Council, 1988 Through 1992
The Energy Council, 2004 Through 2008 – Executive Committee Member
Southern States Energy Board, 2004 Through 2008 – Executive Committee Member, Chairman, Select Committee on Bio-Based Fuels
National Conference of State Legislatures, 1998 Through 2008
Council of State Governments, 2004 Through 2008
Downtown Jackson Partners – Advisory Board, 2008 Through Present
Mississippi Health Care Advisory Committee, 2008 Through Present
Member, Board of Directors-Jackson Redevelopment Authority – 2008 Through Present
Parliamentarian – Governor’s Commission to Study Mississippi’s Tax Structure – 2008
City of Madison, Mississippi – Member, Planning and Zoning Commission – 2010 Through Present
Guardian of Small Business Award – National Federation of Independent Business – 1993
National Commission Against Drunk Driving Commendation Award – 1995
Excellence in Service to Veterans Award, Nail VFW Post – 1988
President, Citizens Southwest – A Neighborhood Improvement and Community Development Group – 1995 Through 1996
President, Garden Park Homeowners Association – 1988
President, Alta Woods Historic Homeowners Association – 1998 Through 1999
President, Cypress Lake Homeowners Association – 2009 Through Present
Madison/Ridgeland Rotary Club
Head Coach, Tiny Tee-Ball, Oak Forest Youth Association (Kids ages 3, 4 and 5) – 1995 Through 1996
Coach, YMCA Youth Soccer Program (Kids ages 4 and 5) – 1996
Head Coach, YMCA Youth Baseball Program (Kids ages 6 and 7) – 1997 Through 1998
Sponsor, Ladies Softball Team
Head Coach, Farm League Baseball, Minor League Baseball, Major League Baseball, Forest Hill Youth Club
Head Coach, Pony League Baseball, North Jackson Youth Baseball League, Forest Hill Youth Club