I was raised in the Church of God in Christ, and began preaching at an early age. I was eventually ordained as an Elder, and served as Care Pastor, Associate Pastor, and Assistant Pastor.
I am married with with a blended family of five children. I have a virtual son in Ghana, a stepdaughter from
my current marriage, and three children from my prior marriage. I have a small inner circle and a host of friends and associates.
As a passionate entrepreneur, I love the excitement of business, and founded New Directions Transformational Life Coaching Company, where I provide Individual
Life Coaching, as well as Executive and Leadership Coaching.
I am for a simple tax code with low personal and corporate taxes and that encourages investment and economic growth.
I am in favor of free markets, competition and capitalism. I believe that private investment drives economic growth and creates jobs.
Let's make America Great Again. Competitiveness creates jobs.
I believe in equitable access to quality education for all students and addressing achievement gaps
I am in favor of Criminal Justice, Prison, and Law Enforcement Reform
I believe that home ownership is still part of the American Dream and a way to build wealth
I believe in the potential of Africa. I am in support of investment, trade, a free market, economic freedom and human rights in African nations.
As a Computer and Electrical Engineer and Computer Scientist, I believe in STEM education and American ingenuity and innovation. Innovation creates jobs, gives access to new markets and opens opportunities to the underserved.