• Resides in Issaquah
  •  BS in Mechanical Engineering – Gonzaga Univ.; MS Mech. Engr. – Univ. of Notre Dame
  • Parent of five children, one with developmental disabilities
  • Retired from Puget Power –Director of the Power Plant Engineering & Construction Department
  •  Founder of the Challenge Series Races in 1980
  • Special Olympic coach – basketball (35 years) & softball (27 years)
  • Chair of King County Board for Developmental Disabilities