- 28 years of coaching, instruction and hockey leadership experience.
- Played 4 years of NCAA hockey at the University of Alabama-Huntsville, winning the Division II National Championship in 1998 while captaining the team.
- Recipient of the President's Award, given to the top athlete at UAH based on academic, community and athletic performance. Also received the Dr. Jeanne Fisher award, the Civic Service award and the Iwin/McGraw-Hill Finance service award.
- Graduated with a degree in Finance and received his MBA from UAH in 2002.
- Went on to serve as an Assistant Coach at UAH for four years.
- Currently resides in Killen, AL with his wife Heather, daugher Bailey and son Mac