Inducted: May 3, 2009 in Merrillville, IN
Date of Birth: March 5, 1948 in Lebanon, IN
High School Attended: Granville Wells, Jamestown, IN Graduated: 1966
High School Honors: Member of baseball, golf, and basketball teams.
College Attended: Indiana State University Graduated: 1971
DePauw University MS 1975
College Honors: Member and officer of Alpha Phi Omega Service Fraternity.
Officiating Experience: 26 years as IHSAA football official; 31 years as IHSAA basketball official; 21 years NCAA football and basketball officiating.
Officiating Honors: IHSAA tournament assignments - 23 Sectionals, 18 Regionals, 9 Semi-States, 4 State Finals, 2 Class 4A Championship games, 2 Class 3A Championship games; NCAA post season assignments - Division II National Semi-final game at North Dakota State University and Division III and NAIA post season games; also, 5 IHSAA State Final basketball game assignments; officiated final game in single class basketball 1994.
Special Recognition: Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Official of Year 2003; Indiana High School All-Star game official 2000; Hall of Fame basketball official twice.
Family: Wife, Pam; children, Kami, Michael, Lori, and David; step-daughters, Lisa and Lindsey.