- Born on December 12, 1956 and raised in Edmonton, Alberta.
- Married to Joanne since 1983 and blessed with 5 children.
- Member of Orthodox Reformed Church of Edmonton.
- Residential contractor in the Edmonton area since 1980.
- 2 terms on the Board of Directors with the Edmonton Christian Credit Union.
- An elder or deacon for 12 of the last 20 years.
- Riding Chairman for Edmonton North in 1988.
- Journeyman Carpenter by apprenticeship completed in 1983.
- Graduated from the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology in 1976, Engineering and Design Technology.
Phone: (780) 457-8789