BOB Bob was born in 1941 in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. In 1949 his family moved to Oregon, where he resided until late 1998 except for schooling and military service. His career has varied, including mechanical engineering, sales, marketing, and management in all those areas. During his career he has been in both operations and general management. He has served as interim General Manager for two of his consulting clients, a custom thermoforming company which shipped parts globally and a fisheries consulting firm. He has been an independent business advisor for many years.
CONNIE Connie was born in 1948 in Bismarck, North Dakota. She lived in North Dakota and Montana before moving to Oregon in 1962. We met at our place of employment and were married in 1968. Connie is a talented "Gal Friday" who was the personal assistant to a vice-president of a Fortune 500 company. From the time our first child was born, we jointly decided to make the economic sacrifice but personally rewarding decision to have a stay-at-home mom for our children.
LINDA MARIE Our 1971 daughter, graduated from MultnomahBibleCollege in 1994. She was married to Brian on December 16, 1995, and on April 7, 1998, gave birth to our first grandchild, Abigail Joy. On February 19, 2000, they provided our first grandson, Joshua James. They live in our metropolitan area.
LAURA MICHELLE Our 1976 U.S. Bicentennial daughter graduated from IndianaUniversity in 1997. She was married to Roy on September 6, 1997 and they live in the Mid-West.
All four of our children share our faith in the Lord Jesus Christ.