Family: Wife: Nancy 2 Children: Ben, Wynne.
Birth date: 08/17/1945
Birthplace: Chadron, NE
Home City: Kaycee, WY
BA, Colorado College, 1967.
Rancher, 48 Ranch, 1987-present
Rancher, The Hat Ranch, 1971-1987
United States Navy, 1967-1970.
President, Wyoming State Senate, present
Senator, Wyoming State Senate 1993-present
Appointed to State Senate, 1993
Member, Johnson County School Board, 1978-1987
Majority Floor Leader, Wyoming State Senate
Vice President, Wyoming State Senate.
Director, Institute of Environment and Natural Resources, 1997-present
Member, Wyoming Stock Growers Association, 1975-2004
Johnson County Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service (ASCS) Board
National Stockgrowers Association
North Fork Water Users
Wyoming Environmental Quality Council.
Member, Judicial Planning Council, 1999-present
Boar Member/Director, Wyoming Chapter of the Nature Conservancy, 1998-2004
Board Member, Ruckleshous Institute for Environment, 1996-2004
Member, Select Investments, 1997-1998
Member, Select School Reform, 1995-1998
Member, Energy Council
Member, Executive Committee, Council of State Governments, West
Member, Future of Western Legislatures, Council of State Governments, West
Member, Water and Public Lands, Council of State Governments, West
Member, Western Legislatures, Council of State Governments, West
Member, Budgets and Revenue, National Conference of State Legislatures
Member, Legislative Effectiveness, National Conference of State Legislatures.