Doctorate degree in Hospitality Management from University of Utah.
20 years experience in the Hospitality Industry managing resorts and food operations.
20 years teaching experience as a Professor at Utah Valley University in the School of Business.
Owns and operates Airbnb units in Southern Utah. Building a Glamping site near Bryce Canyon National Park.
Hobbies include Pickleball and home improvement projects.
Father of 6 adult children, 5 grandchildren. Spouse is a Kindergarten Teacher in Pleasant Grove.