Mr. McCord was raised in Jacksonville Florida and is a graduate of Wolfson High. He joined the U. S. Navy in 1978 and retired in October 1998. While in the service he Was a cerfied jet engine mechanic, master trainging specialist/instructor. He was in charge of running a training facility and became a cerified safety specialist for the military. Mr McCord received his degree in Business Aministration in 1998 .
When Mr. Mccord retired from the U.S. Navy, he got hired by JAZZLAND Theme Park as their Risk Management Supervisor. He wrote all the safety programs for the park and ensured the safety of the guest and park personnel. Mr. McCord is Icar and ASE certified and has been with Northshore Technical Community College, teaching Automotive Technolgy at Covington High since 2011.
He is currently working on his state certification to become a home inspector.