My family came here in 1960, in '61 we moved to Tempe. After high school I worked and attended MCC and ASU. I married, and we had son in 1975. I served in the Navy 1977-80 active duty. I completed B.S. in mathematics in Norfolk VA, followed by employment at Pacific Missile Test Center. I returned to Tempe in 2000, working for Western Area Power Administation, retiring in 2008. My wife Alicia died in 2013. I've been a Republican Precinct committeeman since about 2005.