Birth: August 30, 1947, Harrison County. Parents: Miles and Iva. Education: Graduated Woodbine Community High School; B.A. degree in History Education, University of Northern Iowa. Children: 2 daughters. Profession and Activities: Farmer and property manager. Former field staff of Branstad, Jepsen, and Lightfoot campaigns. Member: Environmental Protection Commission, 1984-1988; Iowa Western Community College Board, 1989-1995; Farm Bureau; Logan Kiwanis; PEO; Corn Growers; Soybean Association; Woodbine Methodist Church; Women's Society Legion Auxiliary; Harrison County Republican Women; Community Memorial Hospital Foundation Board. Term: First.