My work with and for our military was recognized as I received: The Pete Taylor Award for Partnership of Excellence for Military Families, The Department of Defense--Certificate of Appreciation for Military Families and was chosen as Most Supportive Elected Official for the National Guard Youth Challenge Program.
In 2014, my Legislative colleagues elected me Hudson Cup-Gentleman of the House.
As your State Representative, I have addressed the needs of our law enforcement, fire protection, and emergency services. I have introduced and supported important legislation to address the issue of security in our churches, to aid in the revitalization of downtowns throughout our district and to create Military-Friendly Campuses.
As Chairman of the I-49 Coalition several phases of the Interstate were completed and opened. Now, construction is underway on the remainder.
I was able to serve you on several committees including: Appropriations, Joint Budget, Education, Agriculture, Veterans Affairs, and Ways and Means.