2016-2018      President, CEO and Co-Founder, Business Alliance for Protecting the Atlantic Coast, Columbia, SC
2000-Present   President, CEO and Co-Founder, the South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce , Columbia, SC
1991-Present   President, The Knapp Agency, Columbia, SC
1990- 1991     Partner, Bear, Mallard, Knapp and Pope (Political Consultants), Columbia, SC
1989-1990       Associate Director of Public Information, South Carolina ETV, Columbia, SC
1987-1989     Public Information Consultant, South Carolina ETV, Columbia, SC
1986-1987     Special Consultant, Div. of Public Safety Programs, Office of the Governor, Columbia, SC
1985-1986    Director of Marketing and Planning, Criminal Justice Management & Consulting, West Columbia, SC
1983-1985    Executive Director, Common Cause/South Carolina, Columbia, SC
1981-1983    District Manager, American Family Life Assurance Company, Columbia, SC
1979-1981    President, Frank Knapp & Associates, Columbia, SC
1977-1979   Criminal Justice Planner, Div. of Public Safety Programs, SC Office of the Governor, Columbia, SC
1976-1977   Director, Planning and Research, Lexington County Sheriff’s Dept., Lexington, SC
1974-1976   Director, Planning and Research, Lexington County Sheriff’s Dept., Lexington, SC