Lifelong Douglas County Wisconsin resident and business owner.  Graduated from Superior Senior High School and WITI Superior receiving an Associates Degree in Accounting and a Business Computer Certificate.  Attended UW-Superior for Small Business Entrepreneurship and became the first tenant of the Business Incubation Center on the UW-Superior campus with a startup computer consulting business.  Over 35 years later Winter Systems Computers is still in operation.

During the past three decades, I’ve has been involved with many organizations including the Superior Jaycees, Superior/Douglas County Chamber of Commerce, Superior Rotary, and Douglas County Historical Society.

I served two terms as a Supervisor for the Town of Lakeside Wisconsin and Town Chairperson for one term.