Former small business owner and employee of All Pro Glass. Born, raised, and resides in Davenport. Graduated from Davenport West High School. Received A.A. from Palmer Junior College. Served as vice president of Davenport Colt League and managed the West Pony League. Served on Davenport Planning & Zoning Commission and Park & Recreation Advisory Committee. A member emeritus of Scott County Humane Society. Member of Davenport Moose Lodge, Davenport Masonic Lodge, Scottish Rite, and Kaaba Shrine Mohassan Grotto. Wife Barb; one son. Served one term in House 1989-1990. Serving second non-consecutive term in House.