69 year old semi retired farmer. Graduated from Moore Township High School in 1966. Joined the Army in 1967, spent a year in Vietnam , returned to Farmer City in 1970. Married a local girl , Sue Whitehouse, went to Parkland College, 1971-1972 , graduated with an Associate Degree in Farming Technology. Started farming in 1978 to the present.
POSITION SEEKING: Trustee
EXPERIENCE: Trustee for Rutledge Township for 30 years
QUALIFICATIONS : My experience as a trustee for Rutledge Township.
REASON RUNNING FOR OFFICE: I am very concerned about keeping our Township Government. I have lived my entire life in Farmer City and I care about our town.
MOST PRESSING ISSUE: The financial situation of our state. The best way to address this is to voice our opinions and concerns to our state legislators.
IMPROVE EFFORTS TO CONNECT WITH OUR COMMUNITY: visit with the local people, ask for their opinions and concerns
VITAL ROLE IN OUR COMMUNITY: keep working with the community and keep Santa Anna township functioning , financially secure and strong .