Town: Bossier City
Birth place: Barksdale Air Force Base
Occupation: Public Information Officer, Bossier Sheriff’s Office
Retired Navy journalist and Public Affairs Officer
Family: Wife, four children, four dogs, two puppies and one stuck-up cat.
My hobbies are: Golf, woodworking, socializing and messing with my teen kids.
I drive a: Ford Crown Victoria – duh, work for the Sheriff’s Office. Also love my GMC truck and 1977 MGB!
My favorite author is: The apostle Paul, who wrote much of the New Testament.
The last book I read: Do movies count?
My idol is: My pastor – Pastor Howard Hall, Shreveport Baptist Church; Fred Sullivan – a deacon in my church…a very Godly man. My good friend, Steve Davis, a retired Navy photo officer, who was such a strong witness of the Lord to me while in the Navy.
My favorite kind of music is: Southern Gospel. Interesting side note, though: After I got saved, I met Sandi Patty backstage at our church in Orlando, and I told her I went from listening to Led Zeppelin to her. She smiled, then sang, “Another Time, Another Place.”
My favorite performer is: Greater Vision. Oh, and all of the Bill Gaither series. And my wife, I love to hear her sing in church.
My favorite movie is: The Princess Bride.
My favorite TV show is: Whatever my wife watches…
My favorite restaurant is: Olive Garden!
My favorite president is: Abraham Lincoln
The four guests at my fantasy dinner party are: FOX News anchor Megan Kelly, Golfer Payne Stewart, President Ronald Reagan, Moses
My favorite thing about Bossier is: The warm people and the warm climate!
If there's one thing I won't do it's: Try to read and actually stay awake.
My pet peeve is: People who ain’t got no good grammar skills.
When I'm nervous I: Become agitated…so stop asking me more questions.
My favorite memory is: Cutting the umbilical cord of my first child, my eldest daughter.
If I could, I'd write a book about: Parenting, but I’m still learning.
A movie I have walked out on was: I can’t recall the name of the movie, but a few years ago, my family and I walked out on a movie because of the excessive foul language. Why movies have to resort to bad language is beyond me.
You will never catch me wearing: Speedos.
My father and mother would say I'm: A hard worker…and a smart alec.
My friends would say I'm: Big talker, fast talker…the dude loves to talk.