1. What is the biggest challenge you’ve faced professionally?
Dealing with people’s preconceived notions versus the real truth….and people’s patience.
2.Tell me a little about your family.
I am married for 37 years to Susan and have two daughters Jennifer and Valari. Jennifer is
married and has given me two wonderful grandkids…Logan and Maeve while Valari is getting
married this Sept 3….6 days away to a wonderful guy.
We have had golden retrievers for some 37 years and the latest is Sophie that is currently 8
years old and simply the best!
3.What is your favorite thing to do on a day off?
Either get climbed on by my grandkids or playing golf…followed by hanging at the beach.
4.What is the best piece of advice you’ve ever received?
No one in business likes surprises…even good ones!
5.If you could choose only one descriptive word to be remembered as, what would it be?
6.If you could have a super power, what would it be?
To see inside people’s souls.
7.What is your greatest talent that you don’t utilize in your daily work life?
I am a world class air guitarist.
8.If you could choose any other profession to be successful in, what would it be?
member of Academia
9.What local non-profit organization(s) are you passionate about or involved with, and
are there any special reasons why?
Breast Cancer as we have lost too many family members to this disease.
10.What is your favorite book or the last good book you read?
Anything by Nelson DeMille