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

Santee Urban Forest Tree Planting – Volunteer
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

Peninsular/Borrego Bighorn Sheep Protection – www.borregosheep.com Webmaster
Habitat For Humanity – Construction Volunteer

Habitats For Homeless – Co-Founder, CEO
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
National Quarterhorse Association – Member
Defy Ventures, EIT, Entrepreneurs After Release, Donovan Prison – Volunteer
Palomar Health ICOC Hospital Board – Vice Chairman
Escondido Fire Dept. Community Emergency Response Team (”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, RP)
FAA Private Pilot – Licensed
FAA Drone Operator – TRUST Recreational Drone Certified
Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association – Member
United States Naval Academy – Nominee
Sons of the French-Indian Wars – Member
Sons of the American Revolution – Member
Sons of Civil War Veterans – Member

USS Carl VInson (CVN-70) Carrier – Leaders at Sea & Tailhook Certification
USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) Carrier – Distinguished Visitor Honoring Father’s Burial At Sea
US Naval Academy – Nominee
United States Navy Recruitment Advisory Board (”RDAC”) – Advisor
Sons of Pearl Harbor Survivors – Member
Wall Street Journal – Column Advisor
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)

University of California San Diego – Guest Lecturer
San Diego State University – Daily Aztec Photo Editor
La Jolla Modeling Agency – Staff Photographer
Precision Photography – Founder

OTHER INTERESTS AND INVOLVEMENTS
Historian (Focus: pre-20th century San Diego, California, Western, & US history)
Reading (Focus: American History, Computers, Reference, Music, & Literature)
Exploring, Trying, Learning
Inventing, Engineering, Physics, Adapting, Building, Fixing, & Making Things Work
Travel, Animals and Nature, & Individual Sports
Community Involvement, Public Speaking, Making Things Happen
Independent, Self Reliant, Intuitive, Futurist, Autodidact Polymath


We are each a temporary speck of dust in a universe infinite in time and dimension. Every person and creation special and unique. All equal and important. None more entitled or superior, other than artificially as an illusion.
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