Property manager. Born, raised, and resides in Silver City. Graduated from Silver City High School. Attended Commercial College of Commerce in Omaha, NE, and the University of California - Santa Barbara. Mayor of Silver City and member of Mills County Board of Supervisors. Past member of Silver City School Board, Board of Directors of Health Planning Council of Midlands, Board of Directors of the Metropolitan Area Planning Agency, 4th Judiciary Adult Correction Executive Board, Juvenile Detention Board of Directors, Southwest Iowa Planning Agency Board, Iowa Western Community College Board, Silver City Volunteer Fire Department, Silver City Ambulance Service E.M. T.A., and Silver City Commercial Club. Member of the American Legion and the Rotary. Wife Janet; one daughter, one son, and four grandchildren. Serving first term in House.