is a native of Crossville, Tennessee.
He earned his accounting degree at Tennessee Tech after serving in the U. S. Air Force (Viet Nam era).
He is a CPA with work experience in public and private accounting.
Paul's wife, Pat, is also a CPA.
She is a partner in a Brentwood firm specializing in small businesses and taxes.
has three sons, a daughter-in-law and a new granddaughter.
has lived in Brentwood, TN for thirty years.
He has been active in the community as a church elder, scout leader, Big Buddy with Buddies of Nashville, Civitan baseball coach, President of Brentwood Morning Rotary, Civitan Treasurer, Lipscomb PTO board president, City of Brentwood Mayor and city Commissioner, Brentwood Library Board chair, Y soccer coach, Brentwood Park Board member, Brentwood High Athletic Booster Club treasurer, Williamson County Fair volunteer and many more community leadership positions.
Paul has been the administrator at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Nashville since 1995.
Outside of work and public service, Paul
enjoys gardening and working with classic cars.