District VI includes Blount, Calhoun, Cherokee, Cullman, Marshall, Morgan, St. Clair and portions of Dekalb and Limestone Counties; and the following colleges: John C. Calhoun Community College; Snead State Community College; Wallace State Community College, Hanceville; and the Ayers Campus of Gadsden State Community College.
Bradshaw High School, Florence, AL, 1971
B. S., 1975, (magna cum laude), Phi Beta Kappa: The University of Alabama
M.D., 1979, University of Alabama School of Medicine
Intern and Resident in Internal Medicine, 1979-1981, Carraway Methodist Medical Center, Birmingham
Resident in Anesthesiology, University of Alabama Hospitals and Clinics, 1981-1983
Instructor/Fellow in Anesthesiology, University Hospital, 1983
Medical Staff Affiliations:
Decatur General Hospital, Parkway Medical Center Hospital, Surgery Center of Decatur
Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology
Medical Association State of Alabama
Morgan County Medical Society
Past President Morgan County Medical Society
American Society of Anesthesiologists
Alabama State Society of Anesthesiologists
Served on Decatur’s Board of Education from 1996 to 2008, and as Board President for seven consecutive years.
Board of Directors, 2004-2008; Master School Board Member; Alabama Association of School Boards
State Department of Education Committee on Physical Education and Nutrition
Beltline Church of Christ, Decatur, served as elder and Bible Class teacher.
Active in medical missions to Guyana, Haiti, Mexico, and Guatemala
John A. Caddell Award, 2008, Decatur General Hospital Foundations’ award for service to the community
Ethylene Banks Award, 2009, named Citizen of the Year by the Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce