Candidate Resume

A Better Belton Community member asked for candidate resumes. Please feel free to read my qualifications below or download my Candidate Resume as a PDF.

Community Involvement

  • Missouri’s State Audit of Belton: Chief Audit Petitioner
  • Cass County Corporation for Economic Development: Founding Member
  • Downtown Belton Main Street Inc: Incorporator, Board Member & Former President
  • Belton Chamber of Commerce: Former President
  • Missouri Economic Development Council: Former Board Member
  • Belton/Cass Regional Transportation Development District: Founder & Board Member
  • North American International Trade Corridor Partnership: Board Member
  • Interstate 49 Coalition: Former Member
  • Belton Sox: Former Coach
    • State Baseball Champions
  • Belton Park Board: Former Board Member
    • High Blue Wellness Center Construction
    • Markey Park Baseball Complex Construction
  • Scott Elementary & Belton Middle School: Tutor & Mentor

Professional Experience

  • Herman Enterprises LLC, Business Development Executive, 2018 – Current
  • Block & Company Inc., Sales Associate, 2015 – 2018
  • Rich’n Art’s, Co-Owner, 2013 – 2018
    • Personally Invested in an Olde Towne Belton Small Business
  • Belton Corporation for Economic Development, Executive Director, 1998 – 2013
    • Facilitated Over Seventy-Five Million Dollars of New Investments in Belton
    • Lobbied for Belton’s Only Enhanced Enterprise Zone
    • Negotiated State Incentives to Expand the Belton Regional Medical Center

Education

  • Rockhurst University, BSBA, 1975
  • Multiple Certificates in Economic Development

Awards

  • Business Person of the Year, Belton Chamber of Commerce, 2001
  • Developer of the Year, Missouri Economic Development Council, 2003