Joined AU Staff: 1999
Responsibility: Liaison to numerous external groups connected with the Auburn football program.
Experience: Spent three seasons as cornerbacks coach under head coach Gene Chizik. Joined the Tigers in 1999 as strength and conditioning coach. Became the secondary coach from 2000-03, and was AU's Director of NFL Relations from 2004-08. Coached Thorpe Award winner Carlos Rogers and Junior Rosegreen, both All-Americans in 2004. A 22-year high school coach in the state of Alabama, was head coach at three schools: North Jackson (winning the 1993 4A state championship) from 1988-98; South Choctaw Academy in 1977; and Warrior Academy in Eutaw, from 1978-82. He also served as defensive coordinator at Demopolis High School (1982-84) and head coach at Stevenson High School (1984-87).
Personal: Hometown is Butler, Ala. Received a bachelor's degree from Livingston in 1977 and a master's degree in 1981. Has a son, Brad, and daughter, Brittany.