Birthdate: September 1

Birthplace: Toledo, OH

City of residence prior to Towne House: Fort Wayne, IN

Education: Purdue Agriculture and Floriculture Programs

Profession/Employment: Florist for Vesey Flowers then later opened Cottage Flowers

Church Affiliation: Catholic

Special Interests: Kiwanis Club

Family and important people: I have my wife, Jodi, one child, Robert, and one grandchild. Bill O’Rourke was a great friend and mentor who helped me start up Cottage Flowers.

About Me (world travels, exciting experiences, and proud moments): My world travels include six sea voyages; Mexico, Costa Rica, and Canada to say a few. My life’s most exciting experience was just working with people. The hectic holidays proved to always be a challenge. I am most proud of growing a successful business from the ground up.