Bachelor in Political Science, Public Administration, Augustana College, 1984. Master of Public Administration, Northern Illinois University, 1988.
Residence director, Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois, 1984-1986; administrative assistant, Village Cherry Valley (Illinois), 1986-1988; village administrator, Village Cherry Valley (Illinois), since 1988. Member Professional Development and Education Committee, 1992. President Cmty. Cons., Inc.
Campus coordinator Citizens for Thompson, Rock Island, 1982. Active First Evangel. Covenant Church, Rockford, Illinois, personnel committee, media and publications committee.
Member International City Management Association (full), Illinois City Management Association (full), Down State City Managers Association, Rockford Area Chamber of Commerce.
Married Julie Ann Lundt, October 6, 1984. Children: Seth Joseph, Daniel Aaron.