Derrick serves as President of the Texas Chapter but he also wears many other hats. He is also the chapter’s Advocacy Director, working on behalf of the membership and attends the Advocacy/Legislative seminars in Washington DC, as well as Austin. You will often find him volunteering his time speaking with fellow veterans in and around the Michael E. Debakey VAMC as the Chapter Hospital Liaison. Derrick also finds time to compete in high levels of archery, hoping to reach Paralympic levels and has competed as an equestrian on the Paralympic level in past years. All is done with the loving support of his beautiful wife and daughter.