Born 2 years before dirt, in Indianapolis Indiana! I was enlisted in the Air Force as a surgical tech during the Vietnam conflicts, and I remained in the medical field for several years thereafter. I've owned and operated several businesses from 1978-2001, served on the City Council of Williams, AZ for 4 years as Mayor, taught EMT training for 2 years at Yavapai College, served as a chairman of Northern AZ EMS council for 4 years, served 10 years as a reserve officer with the Arizona Dept. of Public Safety. I'm currently serving on the board of directors of the Verde Valley Fire District for the last 19 years. I've been with AZ Adobe Group Realty the last 9 years.