Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio
Education: BA in Communications, John Carroll University, 1981
Current Position/Job Duties: News videographer, multimedia journalist
Joined News 5: June 1980
Most Memorable Stories: Landing on and taking off from the nuclear powered aircraft carrier Eisenhower (CVN 69) with reporter Don Dunwell for a story on Ohio sailors going into harm's way.
Spending a day aboard NASA Lewis Research Center’s low gravity research DC9 with reporter Roosevelt Leftwich for a story on how the Reduced Gravity Research Program operates.
Awards/Honors: Multiple Emmy award winner. Cleveland Press Club, Ohio AP.
Role Model(s): The older members of our talented videography staff.
Favorite Sports Team(s): Any and only Cleveland teams.
Favorite Music: “Classic” rock.
Favorite Movie: Star Trek 2 – The Wrath of Khan.
Favorite Programs: Mad Men, Seinfeld.
Favorite Book: Red Storm Rising by Tom Clancy.
Favorite Foods: Meat and potatoes.
Family: Wife, Stephanie. Children, Alyssa, Edmund and Kevin.
Pet: Nate the cat.
Hobbies & Interests: Reading, computers, computer gaming, aviation, flight simulation, poker.
Hidden Talent(s): Too many to name.
What I like best about Northeast Ohio: The many recreational opportunities, Lake Erie, Metroparks, CVNRA
You're most likely to see me around town at: Walking around Brecksville or riding my bike
On the weekends I love to: spend time with family and friends.