Education: B.A., Psychology and Sociology, Mt. Mercy College; M.A., Rehabilitation Counseling, University of Iowa.
Hometown: I grew up in Monticello, IA, I was born in Winner, SD.
Favorite ISU memory or tradition: I funny memory from a few years ago: on day one of my employment here at ISU while walking outside between Beardshear and Curtiss hall for a meeting, I was welcomed with a special delivery from above- a crow dropping landed directly on my head...true story!
Favorite Motto: "Carpe Diem (Seize the day)" "Try another way"
Hobbies: Sports enthusiast, fun with family and grandchildren, tinkering on home improvement projects
Interests: Doing the right things to raise my family and impact our world in a positive manner. Actions speak more loudly than words...
Favorite Food: I haven't met a flavor of ice cream, donut or pizza that didn't like me!
Fun Facts: Left handed, played baseball in college, team trainer for college basketball team, proud father of four adult children, Eagle Scout
What I love most about my job: Daily interaction with bright, motivated college students, faculy, and staff.
I'm listening to: Good music from the 80's, 90's, and today
I'm watching: I enjoy watching a variety of sports as well as Gold Rush.