Grew up in the country, planted an acre of pumpkins at age 9. At one time he owned 21 goats! Originally a civil engineering major, but saw the landscape architecture students were having more fun. Made the switch. Thinks the bicycle may be man’s ultimate achievement, and that the world would be a much better place if we all started the day on one. Fly fishes as a form of meditation. Clear flowing water. Negative ions. Would rather be in the mountains wading a creek. Loves morning coffee and a well-made German lager.