Director of Facilities
What year did you join RFMA? I was a member of the Founding Board of Directors 11 years ago
Why did you join RFMA? To help in elevating both the skills of Restaurant Facility professionals and the perception of them throughout the restaurant industry.
What do you like most about RFMA? The spirit of cooperation among the members in helping each other. I have never been rejected when asking for advice or a referral to a vendor.
Which RFMA Resource do you utilize the most and why? RFMA Online Restaurant Member Listing. I use it to find new vendors in both new and existing markets. Nothing but nothing beats peer recommendations.
What would be the title of your autobiography? Sweat Equity
What is your guilty pleasure? Jack Daniels
What is your ideal vacation? Skiing in Colorado with my twin sons
Who is your favorite sports team? The Tennessee Volunteers (all sports)
What was the last book you read? The Oz Principal
Describe your best day. Any day that my wife and I have our sons at home visiting.
If you weren’t in the Facilities Industry, what would you be doing? Crying
What chore do you absolutely hate doing? Income Tax preparation
What is one of your favorite quotes? "Don’t judge your insides by other people’s outsides."
What is the most-played song on your iPod? A gift from my sons, it is, unfortunately, still blank.
Do you have a secret talent and if so, what is it? Stand up comedy (It is well hidden)
If you could meet an iconic person from History, who would it be? Mark Twain
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