Born in Nashville, I was educated at Hillwood High School and Belmont College (now University). Naval Flight Officer/Tactical Coordinator in the Orion P3-B (mod) and C-130 navigator in the Tennessee Air National Guard. Operation Provide Promise and Volant Oak. Marketing consultant and I.T. design and developer. Belmont University Alumni Board and Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Leadership Council. Past President of The Battle of Nashville Preservation Society and Metro Historical Commissioner.
I am a Certified Trusted Google Street View and Business View photographer. I shoot 360º Virtual Tours for Google Maps. I am a direct descendent of Captain Walter Scott Bearden, 41st Tennessee CSA and Private James Jarvis Maxwell, 4th Tennessee Cavalry U.S. | Uncle (G3) Lt. David Phillips 7th Tennessee CSA, Uncle (G3) John Bond Henderson, 4th Tennessee Cavalry CSA, and Great (G3) Cousin Major Shelah Waters 4th Tennessee Cavalry U.S