My wife, Cynthia,and I have five children between the ages of 22 and 30. Two live at... more
My wife, Cynthia,and I have five children between the ages of 22 and 30. Two live at home; two are in college - one in Australia. Mentoring five intelligent, creative, independent-minded young people takes a lot of time and attention. Whenever I have free time, I like to read, garden and try my hand at gourment cooking. I'm also a longtime active member of the Charity Newsies, a local organizat... view profile
I received my undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign... more
I received my undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in 1990 and my law degree from the University of Akron School of Law in 1993. I began my legal career with the Champaign County Child Support Enforcement Agency in Urbana, Ohio. I then spent three years as an enforcement coordinator for the State Medical Board of Ohio. I spent the next three years as an Assistan... view profile
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