Born: San Bernardino, California
Raised: Beaverton, Oregon
Off-Season occupation: Lutheran Pastor
Pilot since: 1982
Hobbies: The great outdoors: hunting, fishing, scuba diving and golf.
Funniest moment on the river: Watching new pilots learn to park boats at our dock.
Why you love your job: A 1200 horsepower boat, a microphone and an audience that can’t get away. Why wouldn’t I love my job?
Favorite rapid to run: Victoria Falls