Date of Birth: June 19, 1929 in Evansville, IN
High School Attended: Evansville F. J. Reitz Graduated: 1948
High School Honors: The Evansville newspaper called him the finest passer in Evansville to that time.
College Honors: Letter winner 1951-1953; recipient of Kiwanis Sportsmanship Award as Outstanding Football Scholar-Athlete 1953.
Professional Athletic Background: Tried out for the Cleveland Browns.
Coaching Experience: Coached at Mississinewa HS for 36 years; first coached at Mississinewa 1954-1976 and returned 1981-1994; his coaching record was 211-124-6; now retired from coaching and teaching.
Coaching Honors: Teams won 13 Conference Championships, 4 Sectional Championships, and 1 Regional Championship; Mississinewa won 7 Conference MVC Championships 1959-1965 and 9 out of 10 1959-1968; chosen Chronicle Tribune Coach of the Year numerous times.
Outstanding Players Coached: Bill Atkinson, Indiana University; Gonzalo Barajas, Ball State University; and Mike Barsha, University of Indianapolis.
Special Recognition: Served on Mississinewa school board for 3 terms, 1994, 1998, 2002; Mississinewa High School football field renamed "Fisher Field" in his honor.
Family: Son, Charlie; daughters, Patti, Charlotte, and Carol.