OCCUPATION: Owner of Signal Mountain Plumbing.
EDUCATION: Undergraduate degree from University of Miami and two master’s degrees.
FAMILY: Wife, Suzette; daughters, Gina and Priscilla; three grandchildren.
PETS: A Jack Russell terrier and a Chihuahua.
MOST FAVORITE FOOD: A rib-eye steak from Fresh Market.
LEAST FAVORITE FOOD: Camel hump.
FAVORITE COLOR: Aqua, the color of the water in the Bahamas.
FAVORITE SPORTS TEAM: The Titans.
HOBBIES: Reading and collecting antique knives.
WHAT I LIKE ABOUT LIVING ON SIGNAL: The security, the friendliness of the people and the wonderful police force that we have.
FAVORITE BOOK: Harry Potter books.
FAVORITE MOVIE: Science fiction movies.
BEST ADVICE: Drain you outside hose connections for winterization.
PET PEEVE: The attitudes of liberals.
GOALS: To leave a legacy for my grandchildren.
FIRST JOB: Cutting lawns when I was 10.
LAST PURCHASE: A cup of coffee at the Espresso Mart.
GREATEST ACCOMPLISHMENT: Loving the same wife for 41 years.
WHAT WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEE CHANGED: I’d like to see a flat tax for everyone.
Compiled by Karin Glendenning