FAMILY, PUBLIC SERVICE AND BUSINESS BACKGROUND

PROUD OF MY WESTOVER HERITAGE

BUILDING A POSITIVE FUTURE

    

  • Certified Municipal Official- Alabama League of Municipalities
  • Business Owner since 1989
  • Certified Alabama Planning and Zoning Official- University of North Alabama
  • Leadership Shelby County Graduate- Class of 2007
  • Fire Officer I- Alabama Fire College and Personnel Standards Commission
  • Fire Instructor I- Alabama Fire College and Personnel Standards Commission
  • Planning Commission Chair 2001-2004- City of Westover
  • Planning Commission Member Since 2001- City of Westover
  • Mayor Since 2004- City of Westover starting with a $77,000 per year budget
  • Chelsea High School Football Staff Since 2002
  • Fire Explorer Post Advisor Post 291- Boy Scouts of America
  • Extensive Experience in handling Multiple Complex Business Issues
  • Westover roots dating back to before the formation of the state; five generations
  • Grown City resources by over 800% and boundaries by 20 square miles
  • Started 24/7 City of Westover Fire and Rescue and secured new fire hydrants
  • Secured New Fire Department rating of 3/3X by ISO
  • Established City Park, Playgrounds, Play Fields, Storm Shelter, Weather Sirens, Library, Building Inspections, Public Safety Patrol, Parade, Santa ride
  • Recruited Eddleman Properties, Dollar General, Villages of Westover, Willow Oaks and other development projects
  • Built a City Financial Reserve with No City Property Tax
  • Negotiated with the Bond Companies to secure money to repair our neighborhood streets; new traffic signal, bridge and street re-pavings
  • Married for 25 years with two children