My family is the most important part of my life. I am beyond privileged to be married to my best friend and wife, Beth, who is the most loving and supportive person I know. Our three sons, who range from grade school to college, keep us very busy and are the pride of our lives.
Land use acknowledgement:
I ACKNOWLEDGE THAT I am ON THE TRADITIONAL HOMELANDS OF THE PUYALLUP TRIBE. THE PUYALLUP PEOPLE HAVE LIVED ON AND STEWARDED THESE LANDS SINCE THE BEGINNING OF TIME, AND CONTINUE TO DO SO TODAY. I RECOGNIZE THAT THIS LAND ACKNOWLEDGEMENT IS ONE SMALL STEP TOWARD TRUE ALLYSHIP AND I COMMIT TO UPLIFTING THE VOICES, EXPERIENCES, AND HISTORIES OF THE INDIGENOUS PEOPLE OF THIS LAND AND BEYOND.