Family: Widowed 2 Children.
Birth date: 11/16/1942
Birthplace: La Crosse, WI
Home City: Wisconsin Rapids, WI
Madison Area Technical College Police Academy, Certificate, 1982
MS, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1979
MST, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, 1976
BS, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, 1965.
Representative, Wisconsin State Assembly, 1970-present
Assistant Minority Leader, 1995, 1997, 1999
Assistant Majority Leader, 1989
Majority Caucus Vice Chair, 1973-1981.
Information Technology Management Board
Joint Legislative Council
State Capitol and Executive Residence Board.
Homeland Security and State Preparedness, Member
Legislative Council, Member
Public Health, Member
Rural Affairs, Member
Tourism, Recreation and State Properties, Member
Video Broadcasting Oversight, Co-Chair