where do you live?
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
where do you work/what is your career?
Dunn County Humane Society/ Executive Director
how long have you served on the wfhs board?
I was elected in February of 2019.
What kind of pets do you have?
Currently just one cat who rules over our house like the queen she is.
What inspired you to serve on the WFHS Board?
I want to be more involved at the state level, connecting with colleagues, sharing experiences from my shelter, and aiding in making this state a better place for animals.
What are your hobbies?
I enjoy spending time with my wife and children, reading, and taking my daily walk.
What changes would you like to see happen in Wisconsin in regards to animal welfare?
I would like to see more care and protections for cats built into legislation, such as a rabies vaccination requirement and a law for stray cats requiring municipalities to have something in place for their care.
What is a fun fact about you?
I come from a large family, have 4 brothers and also have a large family of 4 boys and our first girl due in April.