Family: Married 3 Children.
Birth date: 09/14/1947
Birthplace: Columbus, MS
Home City: Racine, WI
BS, Business Administration, University of Wisconsin, Parkside, 1976
Attended, Dominican College, 1972.
United States Air Force, Vietnam, 1967-1971
Former Sales and Personnel Manager.
Assemblymember, Wisconsin State Assembly, 1990-present
City Council Member, City of Racine, 1976-2004
Vice Chairperson, Minority Caucus, Wisconsin State Assembly, 1999, 2001
Sergeant at Arms, Minority Caucus, Wisconsin State Assembly, 1997
Memeber/Chair, State Elections Board,1987-1990.
Board of Advisors, Big Brothers and Big Sisters
33rd Degree Mason
Masonic Fraternity and Shriner Club
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Northside Revitalization Committee
Former Member/Vice President, Racine Raider Football Team Board
Board of Directors/Former President, Urban League
Life Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 1319
Life Member, Vietnam Veterans of America.
Democratic Caucus Chair, Wisconsin State Assembly.
Criminal Justice, Member
Judiciary and Ethics, Member
Urban and Local Affairs, Member
Veterans and Military Affairs, Member