|School: Jackson||Graduation Year: 1979|
Year Inducted: 2022
Sports Played: Cross Country, Track and Field
High School Honors: 4 Cross Country letters. All-PIL as Sophomore and Senior, 10th in State as Senior, Team Captain all 4 years.
4 Track & Field letters. PIL 1st in 1500m and 6th in State as Senior.
Post High School Career: University of Arizona, 1 year in Cross Country and Track; 1 year at Univ. of Portland; 2 years at Univ. of Southern California, BA Degree in International Relations. Footwear product creation at Nike from 1983-2014, including China and Indonesia from 1987- 1992. Started the Portland middle school cross country series in 2009 that now has over 2,000 competitors. Coached at Holy Trinity and started CYO Track Club which grew to 2,000 athletes in 12 years. Coached at St. Mary’s Academy, 2007-2010. Central Catholic (head 2012-2016), named Mt. Hood Conference Coach of the Year, 2012, OSAA Girls’ 6A Coach of the Year (2014) with the State Championship team. Received the Portland “Light A Fire” Award in 2013 for leading the effort to rebuild the Roosevelt High Track & Field facilities. Elected President of Portland Track, 2017. Launched IncubatorU Consulting that led an effort to construct the first Track & Field facility in Maupin, OR which hosted 18 single A schools to an initial meet May 13, 2022.