I grew up in a family with four boys and parents who were hard-working business owners. My parents instilled in me a work ethic that guides me to this day. After my graduation from Billings West High School, I was fortunate enough to win a scholarship to play football for Montana Tech. Following in the footsteps of my father, grandfather, and great-grandfather, I wanted to become a business owner. My college major was Small Business Marketing and Financing. After I finished college,
I met my wonderful wife of twelve years, Leslie. We have been blessed with two children, Arabella and Liam.
My work as a public servant began in 2015 when I was elected to the Billings City Council to represent Ward 3. In the four years that I served on the Council I
In my work as a State Senator in the two sessions (67th and 68th), I was a member of the Judiciary, Chaired Local Government, and Vice Chaired Highway and transportation. I have passed several bills into law, a few including:
The list goes on and on.
I have enjoyed giving back to our community by helping our youth cultivate the same skills that have helped me throughout my life.
I have been blessed to work with groups like Thomas Carnival to provide tickets to Montana Fair for our less fortunate youth.
I am grateful for being able to be a part of the March Against Drugs and Violence since 2014.