Graduate of FBI National Academy, Quantico, Virginia, 2003 
Georgia State University, 1976-1977
Certificate in Criminal Justice, Macon Junior College, 1977-1979
Central High School, 1976
Advanced Law Enforcement Training
Over 2,500 hours of specialized training, including:
 Command Staff Training
 Crisis Intervention
 Critical Incident Response 
 Hostage Negotiations
 General Law Enforcement Instructor, Georgia
   Peace Officer Standards and Training Council (GA POST)
 RADAR Speed Detection Instructor, GA POST
 Firearms Instructor, GA POST
 Supervision (120 hours), Georgia Police Academy
 Management (120 hours), Georgia Police Academy
 Public Information and Media Relations
 Open Records  
 Homeland Security
 National Incident Management System (NIMS)
 Incident Command System (ICS) Certifications
 Defensive Tactics

Civic Recognitions

 Excellence in Service Award, Georgia Dept. of Juvenile Justice

 Public Servant of the Year, The Informer

 Central Georgia Federation of Trades and Labor Council

   AFL-CIO, Labor Award

 Award of Appreciation, Georgia Wing, Civil Air Patrol

 Black History Month Civic Award, New Fellowship Missionary

   Baptist Church

 Community Service Award, New Hope Missionary Baptist Church

 Certificate of Appreciation, Disabled American Veterans Organization

 Drum Major for Justice Award, Evangelical Minister’s Alliance

 Sheriff’s Officer of the Year, Optimist Club of Macon

 Certificate of Appreciation, Center Hill Baptist Church

 Outstanding Young Sheriff, Macon Jaycees

 Recognized by Bibb County Board of Education for efforts at providing

   a safer bus transportation system for Bibb County students

 Honorary member Korean American Association of Middle Georgia

 78th Security Forces Squadron, US Air Force Appreciation for

   Support of Police Week

  Book of Golden Deeds Award, Macon Exchange Club

Career Chronology

 Sheriff of Bibb County Jan. 2013 to present

 Chief Deputy over Law Enforcement

   Operations Jan. 2007– Dec. 2012

 Promoted to Captain April 2005

 Supervisor, Special Operations Section 

   Apr. 2005–Jan. 2007

   Special Ops: Public Information Services, Forensics,

   Evidence and Property, Crime Analysis, Criminal

   Intelligence, Junior Deputy/Neighborhood Watch,

   Criminal Background Check Services

 Supervisor, Various Sections July 2003

   Junior Deputy/Neighborhood Watch,

   Crime Analysis/Intelligence

 Public Information Officer Sept. 2002

 Supervisor, ID Section & Crime Scene Unit Jan. 2002 

 Corrections Division Supervisor Feb. 2001–Jan. 2002

 Promoted to Senior Lieutenant Dec. 2000

 Supervisor, Flex Team Jan. 2000–Jan. 2001

   Flex Team: patrol high crime areas, provide security for

   visiting dignitaries, provide specialized security for special events

 Commander, Sheriff’s Honor Guard Jan. 1991–2001

   Includes ceremonial honor rites at funerals,parades and

   other functions throughout the state. The team also performs

   military 21 gun salutes at funerals and memorial ceremonies.

 Promoted to Sergeant, Patrol Division Oct. 1990

 Assigned to Patrol Division Sept. 1984–Feb. 2001

 Assigned to Communications Division Feb. 1982 – Sept. 1984

 Assigned to Corrections Division Dec. 1979 – Feb. 1982

 Joined Bibb County Sheriff’s Office Dec. 15, 1979

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