Inducted: November 21, 2000 in Indianapolis, IN
High School Attended: Indpls. Cathedral Graduated: 1973
College Attended: IN Central University Graduated: 1978
College Honors: 4-year football starter; State Wrestling Champ for 3 years; National AAU Champion in Freestyle Wrestling.
Coaching Experience: Served from 1984 to 1997 as Indianapolis Colts strength and conditioning coach; strength coach since 1998.
Coaching Honors: Named the NFL's Strength and Conditioning Coach of the Year 1996.
Special Recognition: Awarded Sagamore of the Wabash by Indiana Governor Evan Bayh 1996; named Director of Business Development for Colts in 1998; serves on the Board of Directors for the Children's Bureau, Broken Wagon Ranch, PAL Club, and Speedway Exchange Club; has been a part of 4 USA National Wrestling Teams, member of two USA World Teams, and an alternate on both the 1980 and 1984 USA Greco Roman Olympic wrestling teams; won the Canadian, AAU, and USWF National Wrestling Championships; owns an undefeated record in 86 state, regional, and national power-lifting exhibitions since 1974; finished 2nd in 1993's Strongest Man in America competition; owns and operates his own gym; author of Strength and Conditioning for Football and Then Some; received Bob Williams "Helping Hand Award" 2012 from Indiana Sportswriters and Sportcasters Association.
Family: Wife, Carrie; children, Katie, Jake, and John Thomas.