Inducted: May 3, 2015 in Merrillville, IN

Date of Birth: March 13, 1960 in Gary Indiana

High School Attended: Merrillville                         Graduated: 1978

High School Honors: 3-year starter at free safety and wide receiver; on Class 3A State Championship team; All-Area 1976, 1977; Duneland Conference MVP for defense 1977; All-State 1977; All-American 1977; also a 3-year basketball starter and 2-year track and field starter; won Duneland Conference 440 yard dash as a sophomore.

College Attended: Purdue University                     Graduated: 1982

Purdue University  MS                                  1983

College Honors: 4-year letter winner and 3-year starter at safety 1979-1981; played in Peach, Bluebonnet, Liberty, Hula, and Japan Bowls; 2-time Academic All-American 1980, 1981; Big Ten Medal of Honor Winner 1982 (rewards greatest proficiency in athletics and academics)

Special Recognition: Currectly serves as an integrated circuits designer for IDT.

Family: Daughter, Elena