Civilian tours involved jobs at a small telco company back in the late 70’s. Joined a medium sized business in data communications in 1979 and spent over 25 years moving from a Field Service Engineer to VP of service in charge of  US operations.

Was laid off during the tech bubble burst in 2006; started my own company in web consulting when I also joined the McHenry Chamber. Held several leadership roles in the Chamber including 6 years on their board.

On the side currently chairing committees for the Moose Lodge with organizing a weekly Cruise night fundraiser and the Chicago Alfa Romeo Owners Club with organizing track events and rally’s.

I am blessed with my dedicated life partner Donna and 2 daughters; 5 grandchildren.