I was born the youngest of 7 children in a small farming community in a place called
After this tour I came to
The paper has won many awards, including 3 of the last 4 years as being number one in “General Excellence”. I have been President of MACnet, a newspaper association for the last 2 years. The “Mid-Atlantic Community Papers Association” covers 8 states, with circulation of over 5,000,000 weekly. We are all a free paper association.
Geri and I were honored by the Essex Day Festival as “Chairman Emeritus of Essex Day for Life”. I headed this committee for over 17 years, with over 15,000 mid-way visitors on Sundays.
I served as Chairman of the Board of Directors for over 15 years of the Lamky, Luther, Whitehead Veterans Memorial, Inc. Committee. This committee has over 10 memorials situated in the
I was a Jaycees for years and received their life time membership award: JCI Senatorship Award from the Perry Hall Jaycees.
I have been a regular at Back River UMC since August 1979. My first position at BRUMC was Evangelism Chair. I went on becoming our District Evangelism Representative at our conference and later became the first laity to chair the BWC Evangelism. I won the Harry Denman Award; the most important award presented the Division of Evangelism. It is one of the two most important awards I ever received. As the chair I got through the very first “Conference Evangelist” in our conference…Rev. Frank Wanek (He died during the night after preaching a revival service at BRUMC!) I previously I served as Finance Chairman at BRUMC up until September 2010. At present I now serve as Leadership Council Coordinator of BRUMC.