Family: Wife: Susan 2 Children: Annie, Caroline.
Birth date: 08/18/1948
Birthplace: Burlington, IA
Home City: Coralville, IA
MPA, University of Iowa, 1984
BS, University of Iowa, 1972.
East Central Iowa Employment and Training Consortium, Cedar Rapids, 1993-present
Job Developer, 6th District Department of Correctional Services, 1991-present
Coordinator, JTPA (MYEP), 1985-1991
Supervisor of Recreation, Mason City Parks and Recreation Department, 1973-1979.
Former Small Business Manager.
Senator, Iowa State Senate, 2002-present
State Representative, Iowa State House of Representatives, 1986-1994.
Mason City Superintendent of Recreation, 1973-1979
City Council, Coralville City Council, 1979-1986.
Member, American Probation and Parole Association
Friends of the Coralville Public Library
Iowa City Area Development Group, former Board Member
Iowa City/Coralville Convention and Visitors Bureau
Member, Iowa Correction Association
Johnson County Council of Governments
Johnson County Democratic Central Commmittee and Executive Committee
Johnson County Historical Society.
Board Member, IT Council, 1999-present
Board Member, Community Corrections Improvement Association, 1998-present
Board Member, CJJPA Council, 1996-present
Board Member, Iowa ACABD Council.
Capital Projects, Member
Labor and Business Relations, Member
Legislative Council, Member
Rules and Administration, Member