I am married and have two daughters. I love OSU sports and working in my yard and garage. When I was a senior in college, I served as OSU’s mascot, Pistol Pete. I also own a company that helps high school students prepare for and succeed in college.
Hometown: Bartlesville, OK
High School: Bartlesville High School
College: Oklahoma State University:
BS Recreation Management
Minor in Business Administration
MS Natural and Applied Sciences
Hobbies: anything OSU, yard work, European (mostly English) history, spending time with my kids.
Favorite Music: Hard rock and country – Garth Brooks, Journey, AC-DC, the Eagles, Keith Anderson
Favorite Movie: American Graffiti
Favorite Book: The Archer’s Tale, by Bernard Cornwell.
Something not everyone knows about you: I lived in England with my family when I was in elementary school, so I’ve traveled quite a bit (but a long time ago).
Favorite Quote: Be alert. The world needs more lerts.
Best Advice for College Students: Learn to get out of your shell, even when it’s uncomfortable. Learn to advocate for yourself.
Favorite OSU memory:
Seeing the girl who would eventually become my wife, on the first day of class my freshman year at OSU.
Helping a stadium full of OSU fans sing Toby Keith’s Should’ve Been a Cowboy after beating OU in football.
My fraternity – www.delts.org
Favorite Web Site - http://www.bls.gov/ooh/ (Occupational Outlook Handbook)
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