Floyd came to Beckwourth Fire District in 2016. He moved to Reno at the age of 13. He graduated from Reno High School and then attended the University of Nevada. Floyd then became a Police Officer for the City of Reno, he then volunteered for the draft and became a Communications Sergeant in Korea from 1968-69. After his service he left the police department and worked for Southern Pacific Railroad for 41 years as a Locomotive Fireman and Engineer. Upon retirement he joined Eastern Plumas Rural Protection Fire District for 5 years, then he came to Beckwourth Fire.
He enjoys traveling, fishing, hunting and being with his 5 grandsons.