Born in Union County.
Educated in the public school system.
UNC and UNC School of Medicine graduate.
Iredell County resident since 1985.
Occupational medicine physician.
I've spent my career listening to my patients and helping them find solutions to their problems. I want to do the same for you as your representative in Raleigh.
Public education is the foundation of a strong and successful state and the key to a strong future. We must work to fund our schools adequately and pay our teachers well, while demanding accountability and successful educational outcomes.
For the first time in generations, life expectancy is declining, mostly due to deaths from drug overdoses, but also due to obesity and chronic disease. We need strong measures to combat opioid over-prescription and misuse, and we need to make healthcare affordable for all.
You, the voters, should choose your representatives, not the other way around. It is time to end gerrymandering by either party once and for all.