Family: Wife: Carmen
2 Children: Caressa, Melanie.
Birth Date: 11/25/1949
Birthplace: Wheeling, WV
Home City: Wheeling, WV
Attended, West Virginia University, 1977
BA, Bowling Green State University, 1973.
Labor Relations Consultant, present
Consultant, Ohio Education Association, 1986-2004
Consultant, West Virginia Education Association, 1980-1986
Teacher, Ohio County Schools, 1973-1980.
Member, Wheeling Lions Club, 1992-present
Board Director, Upper Ohio Valley Chapter American Red Cross, 1992-2000
Member, Kiwanis Club, 1990-1998
Member, National Rifle Association
Former Board of Directors, North Wood Health System
Former President, Ohio County Education Association
Founder/Chair, Ohio Valley Citizens Reform Organization
Vice-President, Professional Staff Union, Ohio Chapter
Uniserv Consultant, West Virginia Education Association
Member, Wheeling National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.
Delegate, West Virginia House of Delegates, 1994-2000, 2006-present
Candidate, West Virginia State Senate, District 1, 2000, 2004
Candidate, West Virginia State House of Representatives, District 3, 2002.