Inducted: May 3, 2015 in Merrillville, IN

Date of Birth: August 8, 1957 in Gary, IN

High School Attended: Merrillville                           Graduated: 1976

High School Honors: 3-year starter and letterman in football on offensive/defensive lines; Times Defensive Player of the Year 1976; 1st Team All-State Defensive End; All-Conference Middle Guard; 3-year basketball starter; received a football scholarship to Notre Dame.

College Attended: University of Notre Dame             Graduated: 1980

College Honors: Varsity football; played as a sophomore on 1977 National Championship team; injury before junior season ended his playing career.

Special Recognition: Owner of Michigan City Car Wash

Family: Wife, Dana; children, Lisa, John, Mark, and Zack.