Rons career as a professional driver was a full one; he was a fierce competitor in formula cars, endurance and Camel Lights prototypes. Having served as the Chief Instructor for the Bondurant school for many years. Ron helped fine-tune the skills of thousands of drivers. He currently is the owner of the The Driving Connection, a firm that supplies professional drivers to the automotive industry for filming, press launches and dynamic driving events. Ron was involved with the initial B.R.A.K.E.S. driving school and has taught classes in both Charlotte and Pomona. His younger brother was seriously injured in a head on collision caused by a drunk driver.