Current CV [PDF]
The University of Southern Mississippi, Gulf Park Division
Some graduate courses completed, and working towards a Master’s Degree in Political Science.
Mississippi College School of Law, Jackson, MS
Doctor of Jurisprudence, May 1994
Honors & Activities: Scholarship from the Clarence E. and Katy B. Randall Trust. Environmental Law Society - Member.
The University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS
Bachelor of Science Degree, 1990
Major: Political Science
Minor: Forensic Science
Honors & Activities: Named Outstanding Pre-Law Student, 1990
Director of Legal Services, 1989-1990
Special Prosecutor for Campus Crimes, 1989-1990.
HONORS, ACTIVITIES & ORGANIZATIONS (Past & Present)
Russell, Blass & Walker Chapter of the American Inns of Court - Member
American Bar Association
Mississippi Bar Association - Sectional Member:
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Estates & Trusts
Litigation & General Practice
Harrison County Bar Association
Biloxi Bar Association
Mississippi Prosecutor’s Association
Mississippi Probation Officers – Presented Continuing Education Seminar on “How to Testify in Court More Effectively”
Mississippi High School Mock Trial Competition – Coached the 2004-2005 Biloxi High School Mock Trial Team to the State Level
Mississippi High School Mock Trial Competition - Judge
Mississippi HOSA (Health Occupation Students of America) Competition - Judge for the Years 2003 and 2004.
Harrison County Land Records Committee
Certified Guardian Ad Litem
Title Insurance Agent for “The Security Title Guarantee Corporation of Baltimore”
Certified in Death Investigation by the Mississippi Coroner and Medical Examiner’s Association
Received Letter of Commendation from City of Gulfport for winning largest fine ($125,000) in the history of Gulfport Municipal Court.
PUBLICATIONS & PRESENTATIONS
Presented Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Seminar for Federal and State Probation Officers – “How to Testify in Court More Effectively.”
Presented Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Seminar for the Mississippi Prosecutor’s Association – “The Trial of DUI Cases.”
Reviewed (at Request of Ashgate Publishing) for Analysis of Legal Content - “Comparative Legal Approaches to Homeland Security and Anti-Terrorism”, By Professor James Beckman.
April of 2008 – Presenter / Speaker at National Social Science Conference – Topic: “Effective Prosecution of Environmental Crimes in Municipal Court(s)."