- Owner, Manitou Free Traders, LLC
- Former Owner-Operator and Outdoor Power Technician at Long Lake Power Equipment
- Darrow Boarding School, Mt. Lebanon N.Y.
- Outdoor Power Equipment Technician, Anoka Hennepin Technical College
- BFA in Industrial Design, MCAD
- ‘La Compagnie des Hivernauts de la Rivier Saint Pierre’, Life Member
- Mississippi Park Connection, Emeritus
- Science Museum of Minnesota, Emeritus
- Mississippi Park Connection, Board Member
- Legacy of the Lakes Museum, Board Member
- Hunting, reenacting, board service, travel, teaching fur trade history
- Favorite Wilderness Inquiry trip: Voyageurs
- Most people don't know: I can write in opposite directions at the same time.