Hometown: Jackson, MS
Education: BS Mathematics from Hampton University and MS Applied Mathematics from Old Dominion University
Specialty Areas: Not For Profit organizations, Rural and Independent Health Care, and Educational Institutions
Business Background & Experience: Senior Account Executive, Time Warner Cable and Key Account Executive, The Clarion Ledger
What do you like most about R&Y?
R&Y provides an atmosphere that allows you to excel personally while helping businesses in the community that are important to you. R&Y exceeds the expectations of the client and continues to find new ways to provide solutions to problems. The culture allows our company to be good stewards of where we live and play.
Organizations & Community Activities: Leadership Greater Jackson, Young Leaders in Philanthropy Board Treasurer, Kappa Alpha Psi, Fraternity Inc., Hampton University Alumni Association
Family: I have 2 children: Nicholas, 10 and Logan, 8. Very active in sports, church and school activities. Enjoy family vacations and weekend getaways to New Orleans.
What are your hobbies?
In my spare time I enjoy traveling throughout the south, playing soccer and coaching youth soccer, and volunteering in the Jackson Metro area.
Who is your Hero?
My mother, Carol Burger, has always been an inspiration in my life. I continue to learn something new every day about how she gave of herself in efforts to make someone else’s life brighter.
“Life is like a camera. Just focus on what is important and capture the good times, develop from the negatives and if things don’t turn out, just take another shot.”