Born in Gothenburg Nebraska and raised in Wymore. Attended Doane College where he received his BA in Psychology and a minor in Music. Joined the United States Army Reserves in 1987 and hung up his boots, as an acting First Sargent, in 2000. Owner of Stald-Walls Construction, farming, hogs, sales, and an EBay store kept him employed until he made the “mistake” of trying this thing called SCUBA… The rest as they say, is history
Was first introduced to Diving in Aug 2006, and has never looked back. Master Diver in July 2007, Dive Control Specialist June 2008, Open Water Instructor in Feb 2009. Advanced Open Water Instructor in April 2010, and Dive Control Specialists Instructor in March and Platinum 1000 Instructor in Nov 2011, hired as Manager of Husker Divers in Feb 2012.