Col. Rector has been a Health & Safety Instructor since 2002 and has taught numerous Safety courses not only though American Red Cross curriculum but also American Health & Safety Institute (ASHI) and National Safety Council (NSC). He not only teaches courses locally but also is an Authorized Instructor through area surrounding Red Cross Chapters including Somerset-Pulaski County Chapter, Lexington Chapter, Louisville Chapter, Danville-Boyle County Chapter and the Elizabethtown Chapter.
Col. Rector has been involved in local Emergency Services since 2001 beginning in the Fire Service where he received his Firefighter Certification in 2003. He has been involved in being a part of Breeding Area Volunteer Fire Department, Columbia-Adair County Rescue Squad, Knifley Area Volunteer Fire Department and since January 2007 Elected to the Office of District 6 Constable where he is actively engaged in Law Enforcement.
He has held ranks from Firefighter, Safety Officer, Training Officer, Deputy Chief, Assistant Chief and currently remains in the ranks as Constable and continues to serve on many Committees/Boards in various organizations locally and across the Commonwealth.