- Has a wife named Jennifer and a 11 yr old daughter, Kaitlyn, and a 6yr old son, Gavin


- Currently the General Manager at SunCoke Energy at the Granite City Operations since 2012

- Has 19 yrs of Industrial Experience combined, from The Dow Chemical Company, Exide Technologies, Fortune Brands Company, and SunCoke Energy.

- Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Arkansas

- MBA from the University of Phoenix

- Six-Sigma and Lean manufacturing certified

- Currently serving on:

-BoD for South West Illinois Leadership Council

-Manufacturing Sub-Committee

-Executive Board for the Southwest Madison Chamber of Commerce

-BoD of COCA (Council of Owners and Construction Associates, Inc.)