INTERESTS, INVOLVEMENTS, AND COMMUNITY SERVICE

San Diego Humane Society, PAWS, & Project Wildlife – Supporter
San Diego Zoological Society – Member/Supporter

The Nature Conservancy – Legacy Member
National Geographic Society – Member/Supporter
National Wildlife Federation Backyard Habitat – Member/Steward
San Dieguito River Park/Valley Conservancy – Volunteer/Supporter
San Diego River Foundation & River Cleanup – Volunteer/Supporter
Palomar State Park Earth Day/Scott’s Cabin Restoration – Volunteer
Baja Animal Sanctuary – Member/Supporter
Vallecitos Stage Station Adobe Restoration/SOHO – Volunteer
Habitat For Humanity – Construction Volunteer
Grossmont-Mount Helix Improvement Association – Member/Volunteer
Rancho Helix de Oro FireSafe Council – Board Member/Webmaster
Grossmont High Class of ‘64 50th Reunion & Alumni Committee – Co-chair
Grossmont High Museum – Contributor/Supporter
Mount Helix Park Foundation – Supporter/Volunteer
Casa de Oro Community Alliance – Executive, Strategic, & Steering Committees Member
La Mesa Historical Society – Member
Spring Valley Historical Society Bancroft House – Member
Rancho Verde Estates Architectural Committee – Chairman
Space Shuttle Columbia Palmdale 2000 Refurb – VIP
Tournament of Roses Parade – Winning Marching Band Participant
Defy Ventures, EIT, Entrepreneurs After Release, Donovan Prison – Volunteer
Palomar Health ICOC Hospital Board – Vice Chairman
Escondido Fire Dept Community Emergency ResponseTeam (”CERT”) – Member
Rancho Santa Fe Fire Dept CERT Advisory Council – Board Member
Lake Hodges Fire Safety Council – Board Member
Escondido Police Dept Neighborhood Watch – Block Captain
San Diego Regional Fire Safety Forum – Member
San Diego County Medical Reserve Corp – Member
National Preparedness Coalition (FEMA) – Member
Amateur Radio Relay League (”ARRL”) – Member
San Diego Amateur Radio Emergency Services (”ARES”) – Member
SDVOAD/SATRN/CNL Emergency and Disaster Services – Member
FCC Licensed Radio Operator – General Class (HF, VHF, UHF)
FAA Private Pilot – Licensed
Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association – Member
Wall Street Journal – Column Advisor

San Diego State University – Daily Aztec Photo Editor
Webmaster and ISP for New York City Blues Hall of Fame Musician
Cardiff Surf Society – Co-Founder
San Diego Athletic Club – Swim Tournament Winner
Balboa Park Trail Riding Club – Member
American Quarter Horse Association – Member
North County Linux Users Group – Founder
San Diego Bicycle Club – 100 in 5 member/La Jolla-To-Borrego Race Winner
National Rifle Association – National Marksman Team Winner
Windward Boat Club – Intermediate Skipper (Sailing)
United States Naval Academy – Nominee
United States Navy Recruitment Advisory Board (”RDAC”) – Advisor
USN Carrier Carl Vinson – Guest of Admiral/Leaders At Sea Program
Sons of the French-Indian Wars – Member
Sons of the American Revolution – Member
Sons of Civil War Veterans – Member
Sons of Pearl Harbor Survivors – Member

OTHER INTERESTS AND INVOLVEMENTS
Reading Extensively (especially American History, Computers, Reference, Music, & Literature)
Exploring, Trying, & Learning
Inventing, Adapting, Building, Fixing, & Making Things Work
Travel, Animals and Nature, & Individual Sports
Community Involvement, Public Speaking, & Making Things Happen
Independent, Self Reliant, Intuitive Autodidact Polymath
Enjoying Wonderful Wife, Kitties, & Home