Birth: April 10, 1943, Muscatine. Parents: Everett and Grace Rife. Education: Graduated Wilton High School, 1961; A.A., Muscatine Community College, 1963; B.S., Iowa State University, 1966. Military service: U.S. Army, 1966-1968. Spouse: Sharon Cooper. Children: 1 daughter, Emma; 1 son, Charls. Profession and Activities: Farmer. Member: American Legion, United Methodist Church, Wilton, and Cedar County Farm Bureau. Past president: Cattleman's Association, Extension Council, and Pork Producers. Legislative contact, Bi-state Economic Development Advisory Committee. Farm advisor, Liberty Trust and Savings Bank, Durant. Alpha Gamma Rho. Minority leader, 74th General Assembly, 75th and 76th General Assembly. Term: Fourth.