Brother Blevins began his IAM career in 1985 at Fort Rucker, AL, working in helicopter maintenance, logistics and test flights after serving four years active duty in the U.S. Marine Corps as a Heavy Lift Helicopter crew chief on CH-53Es.
While at Fort Rucker, he was elected Shop Steward, serving in that capacity while obtaining a Modern Avionics Technology degree, a Modern Aviation Maintenance Technology degree and a Federal Aviation Airframe & Power Plant certificate. Blevins also enlisted in the Alabama National Guard and later graduated from the Federal U.S. Army Officer Candidate School, after being honorably discharged as a Senior Non-Commissioned Officer from the U.S. Army National Guard.
In 2000, Blevins was elected president of the 5,000-member Local 2003 in Daleville, AL, and in 2004 was elected to the position of District 75 Business Representative. In 2008, he was appointed Southern Territory Grand Lodge Representative, specializing in the Service Contract Act. In 2015 he was appointed Aerospace Coordinator specializing in military aerospace and defense sectors and March 2020 was appointed Special Assistant to the International President.