Substitute prosecutor Lexington (Kentucky) Police Court, 1968-1969. Partner Owens, Turner & Jasmin, Louisville, 1968-1970. Assistant city law director City of Louisville, 1970-1973.
Trial commissioner Louisville Police Court, 1974-1976. Assistant commonwealth's attorney Office of the Commonwealth Attorney, Louisville, 1976-1987. Private practice John W. Stewart & Associates, 1987-1988.
Commonwealth's attorney 30th judicial district Office of the Commonwealth Attorney, 1988-1992. Judge Jefferson Circuit Court (30th Judicial District), from 1992.
God never intended nor desired for a single person to go to Hell. Sin caused a separation between God and man, and that Jesus’ death on the cross is the only bridge to cross from death to life. This bridge, however, is accessible by anyone at anytime.
Captain United States Army. Lieutenant colonel Reserve retired. Member Kentucky Bar Association, National Bar Association, Louisville Bar Association, National Criminal Justice Association, National District Attorneys Association, Kentucky Academy Justice, National Black Prosecutors Association, Staff Judge Advocate Alumni Association, American Judicature Society, Reserve Officers Association, Association of the Century, Masons, Shriners, Elks, Order of Eastern Star, Scabbard and Blade, Phi Alpha Delta, Kappa Alpha Psi.