Genealogist since 1979. Graduated from Brigham Young University in
1978. Retired from the U.S. Navy Reserves as a Chief Petty Officer
in 1995, having served in Submarine Service for 8 years on active duty.
Began work with the Family History Department of the LDS Church in Salt Lake City in 1979 as a British Reference Consultant. In 1988 began work in product development for the Family History Department as Manager for FamilySearch, Ancestral File, and Personal Ancestral File.
Currently Manager of Resource Files. Author and lecturer. Resides in Lehi, Utah, U.S.A. Married with two children.