Family: Wife: Nancy.
Birth Date: 12/24/1961
Birthplace: London, KY
Home City: Manchester, KY
JD, University of Kentucky
BS, Industrial Management, Sue Bennett Junior College
Attended, University of Louisville.
Attorney, Private Practice, 1993-present
Assistant Commonwealth Attorney, 1989-1993.
Member, Manchester Little League
Member, Phi Sigma Kappa
Delegate, Southern Region Delegate Board
Member, Alumni Association, Sue Bennett Junior College
Vice President/President-Elect, Board of Trustees, Sue Bennett Junior College.
Senator, Kentucky Senate, 1997-present.
Appropriations and Revenue; Judiciary
Appropriations & Revenue (S); Committee on Committees (S) [Chair]; Judiciary (S); Rules (S) [Chair]
Legislative Research Commission [Co-Chair]
AARP Appreciation Award 2002. Clay Co Chamber of Commerce Man of the Year 2000. KY River Lincoln Club Outstanding Service Award 2002. Majority Floor Leader 2009-present.