Born and grew up in Saratoga, Calif. Graduated San Jose State University 1966. Married 51 years to Sheri. Three sons and three grandchildren. Lived in Santa Clara Valley for 50 years, North Lake Tahoe for 19 years. Moved to Lincoln Hills from Carnelian Bay in 2013.
Owner of Southern Lumber Company, a 108 year old family-owned retail lumber business in San Jose, Calif.
Travel, golf, non-profit organizations.
Board member, Rotary Club of San Jose; Board member Rotary Club of San Jose Foundation and Endowment; Board member San Jose Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce; Lay Member Santa Clara County Bar Association Fee Arbitration; President, Treasurer, Insurance Trust Chairman, Lumber Association of Northern California; Board member Crippled Children’s Society of Santa Clara County; Board member, Montalvo Center For The Arts, Saratoga; Board member, YMCA of Santa Clara Valley; President and co-founder, Christmas In The Park, San Jose; Board member, Happy Hollow Children’s Park, San Jose; President, San Jose Historical Museum Association; Board member, Rotary Club of Tahoe City; President, Rotary Club of Tahoe City Foundation; Lay member, California State Bar Association Fee Arbitration; Grants Committee member, Tahoe Truckee Community Foundation.