Record and Accomplishments

Elected Service
Medford City Councilor – 2015 to Present. Current Council President.
Led the support of Hope Village, which reduces our homeless population.
Introduced the proposal which led to $100,000 going to our non-profit community to assist with efforts during the COVID-19 crisis.

Medford Urban Renewal Board – 2015 to Present. Chair in 2017.
Led in the extension of MURA, resulting in nearly 20 million dollars available for development in West Medford.

US Navy
Honorably Discharged Submarine Veteran (2004 – 2013). Three overseas deployments.
Navy Reservist (2018 – Present)
NOSC Springfield Junior Sailor of the Year 2019
Navy Funeral Honors Team – Over 100 services completed in support of our veterans and their families.

Career
Current
US Navy Reservist – Funeral Honors Team

Medford School District Substitute Teacher

Previously
ACCESS – SSVF Veteran Support Services
Housed, or assisted in housing, over 100 veterans across Jackson County. Gained an in-depth knowledge of the great work that our non-profits do.

Rogue Community College – Veteran Resource Center Specialist
Worked with veterans in utilizing their GI Bill, and other earned benefits, for obtaining their educational goals. Worked to enhance the student-veteran college experience.

Education
Southern Oregon University – Bachelors in Political Science. Minor in Communications.
Thomas Edison State College – Associates in Electronic Studies
First in my family to graduate from college.

Other Community Involvement
League of Oregon Cities Board
Wes Howard Sports Park Board
Medford Martin Luther King Board
Southern Oregon Polar Plunge Board
Wilson PTO Volunteer