· Protect and serve the community of Lee County Sheriff Office · Supervises, directs, and lead deputy sheriffs under my division · Has frequent contact with other Sheriff’s Office employees, other law enforcement agencies, and the general public · Foster good law enforcement-community relations among residents in the community and works with community groups to inform citizens of Sheriff’s Office activities and crime prevention · Respond to emergency calls, routine complaints and disturbances, and takes action as necessary
Darlington County Sheriff’s Office – Chief Deputy · Ensures department and county policies and procedures are followed· Acts as the department head in the absence of the sheriff · Performs duties of an executive administrator for the department and county government· Planning, coordinating and directing various activities of the sheriff’s department, including personnel management, public relations and related support activities· Manages daily operations of the sheriff’s office, including policy development and implementation· Responds to employee grievances and participates in arbitration and mediation processes
Hartsville Police Department – Chief of Police 2011 – 2015Hartsville, SC· Manages, plans and directs all activities, operations and personnel of the police department· Formulate and maintain departmental budget and capital improvement plans· Create and uphold policies and regulations governing activities of the police department· Develops and maintains working relationships with other city departments as well as local, regional and state law enforcement agencies/organizations· Create and maintain a positive work environment for the entire police department· Serves as a liaison on the community relations board between citizens and the police department.
Darlington County Sheriff’s Office – Captain of Patrol 2009 – 2011Darlington, SC· Protect and serve the community of Darlington County· Supervises, directs, and lead deputy sheriffs under his division · Has frequent contact with other Sheriff’s Office employees, other law enforcement agencies, and the general public · Foster good law enforcement-community relations among residents in the community and works with community groups to inform citizens of Sheriff’s Office activities and crime prevention · Respond to emergency calls, routine complaints and disturbances, and takes action as necessary · Keeps statistical records and makes reports concerning crimes responded to, business and personal property checked, incident reports, and other patrol operations.
Darlington County Sheriff’s Office – Criminal Investigator 2006 – 2009 Darlington, SC· Protect and serve the community of Darlington County · Investigate alleged or suspected criminal violations of Federal, state, or local laws to determine if evidence is sufficient to recommend prosecution · Obtain and verify evidence by interviewing and observing suspects and witnesses, or by analyzing records · Obtain and use search and arrest warrants · Collaborate with other offices and agencies in order to exchange information and coordinate activities · Prepare reports that detail investigation findings · Assist the prosecution in the preparation of pre-trial evidence, conduct investigations on felony and misdemeanor trials, operate law enforcement equipment, and testify in court.
Darlington County Sheriff’s Office –Corporal/Road Supervisor 2002 – 2006 – Deputy/Road 1996 – 2002 Darlington, SC · Exercise responsibilities for the enforcement of the state and local laws, relating to public safety and welfare· Exercise independent judgment in dealing with dangerous or unusual situations· Exercise safety practices and procedures · Work under stressful, high-risk conditions· Report to the shift sergeant
.Darlington County Detention Center – Correctional Officer 1995 – 1996 Darlington, SC · Secure and guard inmates inside and outside detention center· Counsel individuals and groups on prison rules and listen to their complaints and needs · Escort inmates from their cells to dining rooms, hospital room and work areas· Stand guard over recreational activities, watching for possible disturbances· Search prisoners for forbidden articles· Patrol buildings and grounds, checking locks, windows, bars, and gates to see that they cannot be used by prisoners to escape· Outside the detention center, watch over people who have been arrested and are waiting to stand trial· Trained in the use of guns, handcuffs, and other restraint equipment
Piggly Wiggly Corporation – Assistant Market Manager 1986 – 1995 Hartsville, SC· Supervise staff in operations of marketing and inventory of merchandise· Provide optimum customer satisfaction through the effective management and leadership of store personnel· Promote team approach within the store and departments· Constantly look for ways to increase efficiency of the store and thus increase profits.
Volunteer Experience:Lions Club, 2015 – PresentRotary Club, 2011 – PresentGreen Hill Crime Watch Committee, 2006 – 2016Darlington County Community Advocate, 2002 – Present Centerville Crime Watch Committee, 2000 – Present Masonic Lodge, 1993 - PresentPULSE Mentor Program, 2011- 2017Teach Foundation Board of Directors – 2011-2017Leadership Development Program, October 2014Participation at Kingsville UMW Seminar, February 2014Law Enforcement and Schools: A Partnership for Safe Schools, March 2013Ideal Customer Service, August 2011Operation Falcon, U.S. Marshall's Office, August 2007Centerville Wildcat Little League Baseball, owner and coach, 1998 – 2007 International Association of Chief of Police MemberChurch Usher, 2017 – Present Rubicon board Member, 2016 – Present Cypress Adventures, board Member 2014-Present