Born Eau Claire, February 11, 1948; married; 3 children. Graduate Colfax H.S. 1966; attended Chippewa Valley Tech. Coll. Full-time legislator. Master electrician, licensed designer. Member: NFIB; Chippewa Valley Home Builders; ABC of Wisconsin; Colfax Kiwanis; Int’l. Assn. of Electrical Inspectors; Menomonie Chamber of Commerce; Colfax Sportsman Club; NRA; Chippewa Falls Chamber of Commerce.
Elected to Assembly 2010; reelected since 2012.