Proctor attended Chowan University after graduating from Hargrave in 1984. He currently serves as the Vice President of Marketing at Eagle Transport Corporation, a petroleum and chemical hauler with over 500 trucks and 23 terminals located throughout the Eastern United States.
Proctor is the past President of Wendell Transport Corporation and of Dean Transport Corporation. Proctor was appointed to the NC Oil and Gas Board by Gov. Purdue in 2013, and also serves on numerous boards and civic organizations.
Proctor was recognized and awarded the Hargrave Distinguished Young Alumnus Award in 1997, and the Hargrave Distinguished Alumnus Award in 2006 and 2014. He is an active member of Apex United Methodist Church.