Born 1952, Cleveland, Ohio. University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, BBA. United States Navy, Officer Candidate School, Newport, Rhode Island – Reserve Ensign. Caterpillar Tractor Co., Peoria, Illinois – Product / Market Specialist. Wagner Equipment Co., Grand Junction and Durango, Colorado – Parts and Service Sales Representative. Rust Tractor Co., Farmington, New Mexico – Machine Sales Representative. Kerr-McGee Corporation, Jacobs Ranch Mine, Gillette, Wyoming – Maintenance Trainer. Cashman Equipment Co., Elko, Nevada – Machine Sales Representative. Harnischfeger Corporation, P & H Mining Equipment Division, Phoenix, Arizona – Parts and Service Sales Representative. Mountain States Engineers and Constructors, Tucson, Arizona – Business Development Representative. State Industrial Insurance System, Elko, Nevada – Loss Control Representative. Nevada Department of Taxation, Elko, Nevada - Tax Auditor. Nevada Department of Business and Industry, Division of Industrial Relations – Safety Specialist, Consultation. Married. Two sons. Lived in Nevada since 1987.