Sports Played: Football, Wrestling
High School Honors: 2-year Football letterman. PIL Championships as a Junior and Senior. 1st Team All-PIL and All-State lineman as a Senior. Shrine Team All-Star.
2-year Wrestling letterman. Undefeated at 178 lbs. as a Senior before a shoulder injury ended his season.
Post High School Career: Football letterman at Columbia Basin Junior College and Pacific University before graduating from New Mexico State University. On Minnesota Viking Taxi Squad, 1 year. Employment Recruiter for Crown Zellerbach. Manager in the Civil Rights Division of the State of Oregon Bureau of Labor. Investigator for the U.S. Department of Justice in New York and Washington, D.C. Education Administrator for Albina Youth Opportunity School. Retired as Executive Director of the Tacoma, Washington Human Rights Commission. Served on several boards, coached youth Football and Baseball.