Meet My Family

 

I am the proud father of seven children. Sarah: a UNC-Chapel Hill graduate and married to Will Pitts. Shelby: a UNC-Chapel Hill graduate with a Masters in Urban Education and married to Seth Baldwin. Shawn: a student athlete on a football scholarship at Vanderbilt, he plays QB.

My wife Kate and I have been married 10 years. Kate, formerly a second grade elementary school teacher AND owner and instructor of Blue Point Yoga Studio in Durham, NC is now a mother of triplets Ella and Leo, 4 years old (the third triplet Madison Quinn went back to heaven after 7 months in the womb and 7 hours in our arms Dec 17, 2009) and our youngest Jordan Grace (3 years old).

 

About Me


Athletic History

NFL

Free Agent QB to Denver Broncos 1984 - 1986

Coached by Dan Reeves, Mike Shanahan, Chan Gaily with Broncos

Team mates with John Elway, Tom Jackson (ESPN), Gary Kubiak

Member Miami Dolphins 1987 – Coached by Don Shula 


College and High School

2014 inductee into Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame

1984 graduate of UNC-CH with BS in Business Administration

Set 7 UNC passing records

16-5 record at UNC as starter

Played on bowl teams that went 3-1, defeating Texas, Arkansas, Michigan

2 year starter UNC quarterback

Football Scholarship UNC-Chapel Hill 1980

All-State Pennsylvania Scholastic Football team 1979

McDonalds High School All-American Nominee – Basketball

High School All-American Football – Doylestown, PA


Professional

30 year licensed commercial real estate broker in the Raleigh Durham area specializing in large commercial lease and sale transactions.

Former partner in real estate firms Vanguard Associates, Goodman Segar, ONCOR, Advantis , Trinity Partners and DTZ.


Public Service Activities

Current Board Member Durham Eagles Pop Warner Youth Football organization

  • Raised over $130,000 including a grant from NFL Charities to provide lights at Lowes Grove middle school
  • Founder of $1000 college scholarship fund for Durham Eagles pop Warner youth football players who complete at least 5 years… currently over 100 boys with funds available for college at the Triangle Community Foundation

Founder of Turning Point Adolescent Center – a 50 employee day treatment and community support mental health agency providing services to over 300 families in Durham since 2007

ADVISOR to Zoweh Ministries, an organization promoting “life from the Heart” for Christian men and woman

Member Chapel Hill Bible Church

Volunteer at Ronald McDonald house – Chapel Hill, NC