After graduating high school in 1982, I enlisted in the United States Air Force. As an On The Job Training Manager, I gained experience in management and budgeting. I left the Air Force in June 1992 after the Base Closure. I graduated from ANC in 2008 with a 4.0 GPA, then from Southeast Missouri State University in 2016 with a Bachelor Degree in Teaching with a 3.6 GPA. I taught at Osceola High School from 2016 to 2019. In 1999, I founded Eternal Salvation Pentecostal Church, where I have served as Pastor for over 22 years. As an Insurance Agent, I became a business owner in 1994. I am currently the owner of Free4Real Bailbond Company. I have served the City of Blytheville as a Councilman for Ward 1 for eight years. During my term I chaired the Code Enforcement and Animal Control Department. I have also served on the Public Works and Finance Committee. In addition I have been for Pro Tempore for the City Council for two years. I've coached football from 1983 to 2017. My community work with the youth is the co-founder of Missco Jr. League Football since 2001. I am married to Margaret (DEAN) Mayberry, seven children, 21 grandchildren.