Date of birth: Sept. 16, 1958
Address: 905 Woodland Way
Education: Graduate of Smithsburg High School, 1976; took courses at Hagerstown Community College
Occupation: Manager at Valley Auto Center in Middletown, Md.
Party affiliation: Republican
Political experience: Appointed mayor of Hagerstown, served 2006-09; served 10 years as elected mayor of Hagerstown, 1997-2001; Re-elected mayor of Hagerstown, 2009-2012