Education: MA in history from California State University, Sacramento. BA in history from the University of Utah.
Interests: Trail running, design & crafts of all kinds, history, sports.
Favorite Music: A total mish-mash of assorted stuff - early Rolling Stones, Frank Sinatra, Bill Evans, Bach and on it goes.
Favorite Movie: Dr. Strangelove - if I had to pick just one.
Favorite Book: Heart of Darkness.
Family: Wife and four kids.
Favorite Time of Day: Coming home to my family
Childhood Enthusiasms: Drawing, history, firearms, Legos, my parents' books and records, 70's/80's television.
Greatest Ambition: Peace & Contentment - so simple yet so elusive.
Greatest Accomplishment: Bronze medal in the 100 meter dash at the 1992 Olympic Summer Games in Barcelona.
Personal Motto: Don't Fake the Funk.