Graduated with B.S. degree 1979 from ISU. Farmed at Hubbard, IA from 1979 to present raising corn, soybeans and hogs. 1993 worked night shift at Lenox Mfg in Marshalltown, IA for 5 months. Worked night shift at Record Printing in Story City, 1993 - 1995. Started at USDA ARS CICGRU 1995 to present. 3 yrs with corn breeding and 16 yrs so far with Corn Insects. Located in Genetics Lab, ISU.