Married since 1968, he and Linda have one daughter, a son-in-law and a grandson and granddaughter.
1999 – Present Minister, Living Water Spiritual Community, Arvada, CO. Developed ministry plan, garnered funding, organized team, established marketing, conducted Sunday Services, etc.
1997 – 1999 Ministerial Education Program, Unity School of Religious Studies, Unity Village, MO. Biblical Studies – including authorship, history and metaphysical interpretation, Prayer Practice, Religious Studies – including history and theology of the world’s traditions, Counseling Skills – including spiritual counseling and overview of psychotherapy methodologies, Ministry Leadership – including church administration and congregation issues, Communications Skills – including presentation and instruction techniques. Additional studies included institutional chaplaincy, mysticism, church growth and development, conflict management and many special topic intensives.
1993 – 1997 Assistant to the Minister, Unity of Boulder, Boulder, CO. General assistant to the senior minister, primary class instructor and staff counselor, designed and produced newsletter, personal computer network administrator and occasional Sunday speaker. Conducted over seventy-five weddings and many memorial services. Implemented computer-based retail system for the bookstore, database for church membership, systems for class administration and designed a web site. Counseled numerous clients and conducted many of the church’s pastoral visits. Set up Friends of the Family pastoral ministry. Set up and conducted A Course in Miracles program for jail inmates.
1989 – 1997 Licensed Unity Teacher (1996), Teacher, Class Coordinator, Facilitator, Unity of Boulder. Developed and presented classes for Lessons in Truth, Opening the Old Testament, Keep A True Lent, Letters of Paul. Coordinated A Course in Miracles curriculum including facilitator training and class facilitation. Facilitated 4T’s classes.
1988 – 1989 Y.O.U. Director, Unity of Boulder. Facilitator of Sunday Y.O.U. meetings, other social activities and fund-raisers for group of 15-20 members.
Other Work Experience:
2007 Sales Representative, Four Winds Trading Company. Part time. Sold digital signage in the religious marketplace.
2001 — 2003 Mortgage Loan Officer, Corner Financial Group. Part time. Assisted applicants in the garnering of real estate funding.
2000 – 2001 Marketing Communications Contract Writer, various clients.
1999 – 2000 General Manager, Four Winds Trading Company.
1994 – 1999 Marketing Communications Writer, The Baan Company. Developed wide variety of technical, sales and marketing materials as a means of “tent making” while developing the career in ministry.
1989 – 1992 District Sales Manager, Access Graphics, Inc. Managed sales in six-state district of computer resellers for leading computer graphics systems distributor.
1983 – 1989 President and Owner, Insight Microsystems, Inc. and Insight Services, Inc., personal computer corporate sales and service organizations. Duties included the development of marketing, sales, administration and personnel programs.
1981 – 1983 Director of Marketing, Regional Sales Manager, Otrona Advanced Systems, Inc. Developed marketing programs for start-up portable computer manufacturer. Managed sales in twelve-state region of personal computer resellers.
1974 – 1981 VP Sales, Personnel Director, Columbine Systems, Inc. Developed and managed sales organization for broadcast industry computer software producer. Developed human resource policies, performance evaluation programs and benefits package, and conducted the hiring activities of over fifty professional staff members.
1968 – 1973 Marketing Representative, Data Center Representative, IBM Corporation. Sold computer systems to small- and medium-sized businesses in the manufacturing and distribution industries. Provided systems support to data center clients.
1997 – 1999 Unity School of Religious Studies, Graduate, Ministerial Education Program.
1993 – 1996 Unity School of Religious Studies, Graduate, Continuing Education Program, Licensed Unity Teacher.
1964 – 1970 University of Colorado, Marketing, Business Administration and Engineering.