Where were you born? Where did you grow up?
I was born in Mobile, Alabama.  I grew up in Alabama, Wisconsin, and Mississippi.

What brought you to this area? Or kept you here?
I moved here to be the library director in Ada.  I will stay here because I love the small town atmosphere, people, and the local history.  Ada is a great place to live.

What is your occupation?
I am the Director of the Ada Public Library.

Why do you love what you do?
I like to help people, and being a librarian gives me the ability to do that.

What is your favorite thing about this community?
Ada has a strong sense of identity and place.  My favorite things are communitay events, whether it’s the library’s end of Summer Reading party, Harvest and Herb, F&M Picnic, Halloween Parade, or Merry on Main.

What are you involved within the community?
I am a member of Kiwanis.  

What are some of your hobbies?
My hobbies include reading, running, hiking, Geocaching, playing Dominion with friends, home renovation, and taking care of the pets my wife and I have.