Louis Sims graduated in 1956 when he was drafted into the U.S. Army. Since he had earned a bachelor’s degree, he became a Special Agent in the army, which started a decorated career. After the Army, Sims became a Secret Service Agent, where he served under six presidents. Sims retired after 20 years of service to pursue a career as the Vice President at Pennzoil Company. Once he retired for the third time, Sims now devotes his time to the Hobart community.