Beaverhead County, Mont.
Number of years involved in NACo: 12
Years in public service: 18
Occupation: Beaverhead County commissioner, owner of Beaverhead Meats
Education: One year at Montana State
The hardest thing I’ve ever done is: Attend my sister’s funeral.
Three people (living or dead) I’d invite to dinner are: My sister Sally, Jesus and Dak Prescott — just not all at once!
You’d be surprised to learn that I: Was a rodeo bullfighter back in the day — when I could run!
I’m most proud of: My four children — all are over-achievers and doing great.
Every morning I read: The Montana Standard.
My favorite meal is: Montana ribeye steak with grilled asparagus.
The most adventurous thing I’ve ever done was: Train to run a marathon when I was 50.
My pet peeve is: People who can’t make a decision.
My motto is: I have the right to remain silent — sometimes not the ability!
My favorite music is: Classic country and 60s and 70s rock.
My favorite U.S. president is: Ronald Reagan.
My county is a NACo member because: NACo gives Beaverhead County the ability to have a direct voice on our issues at the federal level. Also, it provides a great way to meet commissioners from across this great nation.Hero 1