Mr. Beams has been a resident of Delmar since 2016. He graduated from the State University of New York College at Oneonta in 2005 and attended The Maxwell School at Syracuse University where he received his Masters in Public Administration in 2014. Mr. Beams has served in the US Army Reserves and Active Duty Army enlisting in 2001 and separating in 2014, he deployed to Afghanistan in 2011-2012 in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. He is currently serving the State of New York as an appointed official within the Department of State. The focus of his work is in policy development with a concentration on government efficiency and shared services.