A former NC state senator, attorney and businessman who is challenging one term Republican Senator Thom Tillis
A native son with undergraduate and law degrees from UNC.
Has a masters in public policy from LSE and was also selected for a Marshall Memorial Fellowship
A veteran who volunteered for the US Army reserve and served 3 tours of duty in Iraq and Afghan in the Judge Advocate General Corps
Was awarded the Bronze Star and the Doug Macaurthur award for Leadership in groundbreaking work prosecuting contractors for criminal misconduct