Private practice, Walhalla, South Carolina, 1986-1988
Assistant public defender, Oconee Defender Corporation, Seneca, South Carolina, 1987
Assistant solicitor, Tenth Judicial Circuit, South Carolina, 1988-1989
Private practice, Seneca, South Carolina, 1990-2000
County attorney, Oconee County, South Carolina, 1992-2000
Judge, South Carolina Family Court, Tenth Judicial Circuit, 2000-2011
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