Lives in:   Soddy-Daisy, TN
Age: 53
Ocupations: Ophthalmic Technician, Professional Fisherman and Guide
Height / Weight 5’8″ / 190
Angling Hero: Denny Braurer, “The King Of Jig Fishing”.  His swing-for-the-fence style inspires me still!
Favorite Lake: Lake Guntersville, Al; it’s full of grass and big fish. Its an absolute blast to throw a frog on the grass mats!
Least Favorite Lake: Santee Cooper, SC…a dangerous place to run around.
Favorite Technique: Fishing a frog! Anywhere, anytime it’s a blast!
Primary Fishing Strength: Power Fishing
Secondary Strength: Developing Fish Catching Patterns
Least favorite technique: Drop-shotting
Boat: Gambler 2200
Motor: Mercury Optimax
Sponsors:  True South Custom Lures
Favorite Food: Beef Chimichanga, smothered in enchilada sauce, topped with cheese, lettuce, tomatoes, sour cream and guacamole.
Favorite Music: TOOL, Puscifer, Pearl Jam, The Cure, Korn, 50 cent, The Smiths, JayZ, old Metallica, System Of A Down
Favorite Book/Movie V is for Vendetta
Non-Angling Hero: My Mother, who struggled to raise her three sons as a single parent.  Overcoming adversity along the way, she showed me “IT” can be done!
When Not Fishing: I’m thinking about fishing, making or modifying lures.
Why I Fish: The mental challenge of figuring out how to catch the fish each day.  Oh, and I love to WIN!
My Favorites ~~~
Fishing Partner: ~either of my sons, Rusty or Collin
Fishing Memory: ~Catching 100+ fish with my Dad and brother on Picacho Reservoir Arizona
Fishing Moment: ~Sitting in the boat waiting to blast off while watching the sun rise.
Lure: ~any of the RW series baits from True South Custom Lures
Season: ~Fall
Vehicle: ~Jeep Cherokee, the Original SUV.