Bachelor in Economics, Ohio University, 1971.
Agent, Northwestern Mutual Life., Zanesville, since 1971; co-owner, The Forker Company, Zanesville, since 1988.
Treasurer Muskingum Alcoholism Council, Zanesville, since 1989. Board directors Zanesville Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1973-1976. Member Muskingum County Republican Policy Committee, Zanesville.
Member Zanesville Chamber of Commerce, National Association Life Underwriters, American Society California Lutheran Universities, Zanesville Association Life Underwriters (president 1979, 84, board directors), Million Dollar Roundtable, Rotary, Masons, Elks.
Married Katrina Lee Watson, February 13, 1982. Children: Samantha, Justin, Danielle.