Born Minneapolis, MN February 15, 1954. B.S. in Biology at University of Minn. - June 1976. M.S. in Zoology at University of Wisconsin, Madison - June 1981. M.D. at University of Minn. - June 1985. Active duty USAF Medical Corps, Wilford Hall. USAF Med Ctr. July 1990 - July 1993. Staff pathologist Gundersen Lutheran Med Ctr. August 1, 1993 - present. Wife: Katy - married 35 years. Children: Erika (28), Anthony (25), Grandchildren: Layla (4), Jack (2).