1992 West Branch High School graduate; a member of the 1991 undefeated state championship squad.
Attended the University of Iowa after high school graduation.
Works for the UI as a Purchasing Agent.
Married to Jeanna, and has four children: Austin, Mattie, Gavin, and Nathan.
The Iowa Hawkeyes and Miami Dolphins are the teams he lists as favorites.
"People will forget what you say to them. People will forget what you do to them. But people will never forget how you make them feel."