Hometown: Dawsonville, Ga.
Occupation: Owner Mercury/Mercruiser Service Department
High School: Campbell County Comprehensive High School
College: Cumberland College, Lincoln Memorial University
How Long Bass Fishing: 35 years
How Started Bass Fishing: My family
Career Dream: To encourage and promote the sport of professional bass fishing until my dying day and to make a positive impact along the way...
Career Highlights: 2007 WBT Stop 3 Lake Guntersville, 14th place
Favorite Bass Water: Norris Lake, Tenn.
Big Bass: 6-pound, 6-ounce smallmouth from Norris Lake, Tenn., on a brown and orange jig; 9-pound, 2-ounce largemouth from Lake Amistad, Texas, on a jerkbait
Favorite Fishing Technique or Style: Flipping
Sponsors: K & J Marine, Starboard Marine Enterprises, Norris Craft Boats, Williamson & Associates
My Grandfather founded Norris Craft Boat Company in LaFollette, Tenn., in 1954.