Sports Played: Basketball, Track and Field
High School Honors: 3-year Basketball Letterman. PIL 1st Team, Senior; 1st Team West Division, PIL 2nd Team, Junior.
4-year Track & Field Letterman. PIL High Jump Champion, Junior; PIL record-setting Mile Relay Team, Senior.
Post High School Career: University of Oregon, BS in Political Science, 1985; 4-year Basketball Letterman, most inspirational two years; received Scholar Athlete Award; JD degree U of O School of Law, 1990. Practiced law six years.
Author of Water the Bamboo and Bamboo Farmer Wisdom, 101 Inspirational Thoughts. Founder of Coaches vs. Cancer, a non-profit in conjunction with the National Association of Basketball Coaches and the National Cancer Society with $100+ million raised to date
to fight cancer. Award-winning inspirational speaker.