More Than 30 Years of Service to the Smith County Community


Married to Stella for 37 Years


Three Daughters – Michelle, Erica (married to Stephen), and Lindsey (married to Will)


Two Grandchildren – Tyler and Samuel

Endorsed By:

Sen. Bryan Hughes, SD1


Rep. Matt Schaefer HD6


Rep. Cole Hefner HD5


Smith County Sheriff Larry Smith


Smith County District Attorney Jacob Putman


Former Smith County Chair Marcia Daughtrey

Community Service

Vice President/Texas Republican County Chair’s Association


State Convention Delegate, 2016, 2018, 2020, 2022


State Convention Senate District Caucus Chairman 2022


Smith County Commissioner, 2005-2006


Smith County Republican Club President, 2009, 2012-14


President and Area Developer for Office Pride of East Texas, a commercial cleaning company serving Tyler and the surrounding area since 2010


30+ years in sales leadership roles for other large national companies throughout the U.S.


United Way Campaign Chair, 2018-2020


United Way Board Chair, 2020-2022


United Way Executive Board Member 2009-present


United Ways of Texas Board Member, 2019-2022
– Legislative Affairs Committee, Finance Committee


East Texas Center for Nonprofits, Board Chair 2014-2018


Annual Tyler Mayors Prayer Breakfast Steering Committee


Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce member 1999- present– Governmental Affairs Committee, Board of Directors, Transportation Committee


Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Board Member 2019-2022


East Texas Symphony Orchestra Board Member 2022-present, Chair-Elect


Member, Rose Heights Church