Experience

Executive Coach | Mentor and Trainer

Health and Business Strategies

September 2002 - Present (13 years 2 months) Edmond, Oklahoma
Coaching, mentoring and training on getting fit, feeling fabulous and becoming financially free. Training how to lose weight and keep it off, how to have more energy, improving athletic performance, healthy aging, personal growth and development and wealth creation. Focus on mind, body, personal development and developing multiple streams of income.

Attorney, Counselor at Law, Business Strategist

General Counsel, PC

July 1995 - Present (20 years 4 months) 1015 Waterwood Parkway, Suite GA1, Edmond, Oklahoma 73034
General Counsel, PC is a law firm with a focus on legal services for business formation and management; estate planning, asset protection and real estate. The firm brings the experience of more than 25 years in the law departments of Fortune 500 companies and private practice to the smaller business.

Corporate Officer-Secretary/Legal Counsel for Wilson Foods Corporation

Wilson Foods Corporation/Food Brands America

December 1981 - January 1995 (13 years 2 months) Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
I served as Corporate Counsel and Corporate Secretary to this Fortune 500 food and meat processing company with nationwide and international sales and production facilities in many states. Provided securities and corporate services and managed the production of legal services covering all areas of the business operation. The Company became Food Brands of America.

Corporate Attorney

Crouse Hinds Company

November 1974 - October 1981 (7 years) Syracuse, New York
Crouse-Hinds Company was a Fortune-500 Company that manufactured explosion-proof electrical fittings, lighting systems for buildings, streets and parking lots, and traffic signals. It became part of Cooper Industries. I was the corporate attorney working with the General Counsel to the Company, and worked on a variety of business issues, including contracts, real estate, securities, antitrust, regulatory compliance. I was the security officer with a secret clearance for the Company as a government contractor.

Corporate Attorney

Ryder System, Inc.

September 1970 - October 1974 (4 years 2 months) Miami, Florida
A Fortune 500 Trucking Company leasing truck and transportation fleets, and renting trucks. I worked on lease and rental contracts, administrative law compliance, real estate, acquisitions of companies and management of such companies.

Legal Advisor and Law Clerk to the Chief Justice of the Navajo Nation

The Navajo Nation

August 1969 - August 1970 (1 year 1 month) Window Rock, Arizona
The Navajo Tribal Court System was the Nation's court system and maintained court houses and supervised judges in various locations in the Navajo lands. I advised the Chief Justice on legal matters, researched and wrote correspondence and opinions and attended court proceedings as needed.

Education:

Harvard University Law School Summer Program for Lawyers

Classes in Securities Law, I had previously taken at University of Utah and University of Miami, but at Harvard it was taught by the author of the book, Louis Loss; Antitrust Law, previously taken at University of Utah, but at Harvard it was taught by the author of the book, Phillip Areeda. Also took a class in Corporate Tax at Harvard.