Eagle Scout, Coast Guard Veteran, member of Brazoria County Reserve Medical Corps and Community Emergency Response Team. Was raised around and using firearms from a very early age. Own and operate a machine shop for the last 28 years that manufactures specialty tools, oil and gas equipment, power generation (gas turbine) parts, and aircraft parts. Enjoy tinkering with firearms, reloading, hunting, fishing, and camping. Have a Labrador retriever that is always at my side. Married for 34 years and have 2 adult children.