District B - Democrat, Juneau
Session contact info: Phone 465-4947/fax 465-2108.
Interim contact info: Same.
Personal: Born April 9, 1948, in Havre, Mont.; married (Marylou); Alaska resident since 1961.
Education: St. Olaf College; University of Alaska Fairbanks.
Military service: U.S. Army, Vietnam.
Political: Senate, 1999-present; House of Representatives, 1995-1998; former director, Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute; member, Juneau Assembly; former assistant state ombudsman; director of policy for Lt. Gov. Terry Miller.
Professional: Past editor, Juneau Empire; commercial fishing.
Hobbies: Hiking, golfing, fishing, photography.