• University of South Alabama, Department of Neurology, Mobile, Alabama July 2009 – June 2012
  • Selected Chief Resident for 2011-2012 academic year
  • Wide range of experience with both acute and chronic neurologic conditions in inpatient and outpatient settings
  • Functioned with a great deal of autonomy at a Gold-Certified Stroke Center including directing IV and IA tPa administration as well as MERCI clot retrieval
  • Extensive experience with EEG, Carotid Doppler, EMG/NCS, MRI, CT, and x-ray (angio) interpretation.


  • University of South Alabama, Internal Medicine, Mobile, Alabama July 2008-June 2009

Medical Education

  • University of South Alabama College of Medicine, Mobile, Alabama August 2004-May 2008
  • Graduated as Doctor of Medicine May 2008

Undergraduate Education

  • Auburn University, Electrical Engineering, Auburn, AL September 1998-December 2003
  • Graduated Magna Cum Laude – BSEE December 2003

Professional Examinations

  • USMLE Step 1 June 9, 2006
  • USMLE Step 2 CS November 27, 2007
  • USMLE Step 2 CK December 8, 2007
  • USMLE Step 3 November 23, 2009

Medical Licenses

  • Alabama Board of Medical Examiners 2010-present
  • Alabama Controlled Substances 2010-present
  • DEA 2010-present
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology 2012- present
  • Neurology Board Examination October 2012


Neurology Consultants of Montgomery, P.C. August 1, 2012 – Present

Jackson Hospital Stroke Director

Helped achieve status of advanced primary stroke center      August 2012 – Feb 2016

Moonlighting: Emergency Medicine April 2011-Present

University of South Alabama Medical Center, Mobile, AL

  • Working as emergency room physician, providing primary care to patients

Substitute Teacher January-April 2004

  • Baldwin County School System

Cooperative Program January-May 2002

NASA – Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas

  • Aircraft Operations Division/Aircraft Engineering Branch-Ellington Field: Intercom work, along with design of camera poles on KC-135 Reduced Gravity Research Aircraft, “The Vomit Comet”, which included three flights on KC-135 to run tests in the weightless environment

Cooperative Program May-August 2001

NASA – Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas

  • Robotics Engineering Branch: Redesigned flexible circuit board as motor controller which went in the wrist of Robo-naut (Robotic Astronaut)

Cooperative Program August-December 2000

NASA – Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas

  • Aircraft Operations Division/Aircraft Engineering Branch-Ellington Field: Intercom work as well as ground support equipment for leveling of Shuttle Trainer Aircraft (STA), temperature sensing on T-38, light fixture on KC-135 reduced gravity aircraft, autopilot synchro work on WB-57 atmospheric research aircraft

Cooperative Program January-March 2000

NASA – Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas

  • Safety, Reliability, and Quality Assurance Space Station Division: Hazard Reports, Mobile Servicing System, International Space Station Robotic Arm, Safety Review Panel, Flight Operation Rules, Mission Control scheduling

Additional Educational Experiences

J. Kiffin Penry Epilepsy Mini-Fellowship April 2011

  • Wake Forest School of Medicine


ER Seizure Treatment Guidelines March 2011-Present

University of South Alabama, Department of Neurology, Mobile, AL

  • Producing an algorithm for treatment of seizure patients who present to the emergency room in order to provide better care and cut unnecessary health expenses.

Sub-Investigator, FREEDOMS II May 2010-Present

University of South Alabama, Department of Neurology, Mobile, AL

  • Clinical placebo-controlled, double blinded trial for Fingolimod in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis.

Programmer for MRI Research August-December 2003

Auburn University, Auburn, AL

  • Used 3-D imaging techniques to relate curvature of heart to stress induced by myocardial infarction. Presented research to Auburn University Research Fellowship.


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Awards and Accomplishments

  • NASA Going the Extra Mile Award
  • Baldwin County Auburn Alumni Scholarship
  • Vulcan Scholarship for Engineering
  • Daughters of the Confederacy Merit Award Scholarship
  • Rotary Club Scholarship
  • M. King Foundation Scholarship
  • Homebuilders Club Scholarship
  • Auburn Board of Trustees Scholarship
  • Electrical Engineering James Wynn/Ricks Scholarship
  • Angelo Tomasso & Joy Love Engineering Scholarship
  • Snook Foundation Scholarship
  • William E. Hooper Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Honorary AND Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • American Medical Association
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
  • Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society
  • Eta Kappa Nu Electrical Engineering Honor Society
  • Golden Key
  • Omicron Delta Kappa

Hobbies, Interests, and Personal Information

  • Married with four children
  • International Travels: Easter Island, Chile, Germany, India, France, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Nepal, Laos, England, Kenya, Haiti
  • Backyard chickens
  • Gardening
  • Student pilot
  • Photographer Auburn University Glomerata
  • Played French horn in Auburn University Marching Band
  • Rebuilt 1965 Mustang
  • Saltwater reef aquarium
  • Beekeeping