I was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio, but have lived all over the world. Since 1985, I've been living in Northern Virginia. I've been blessed in my life. I got married at 17 and am still ... more
Livin' for the Weekend!
Public Relations Director
U.S. Department of Defense
Syracuse University/Troy State University
Wickliffe Senior High School
Interest and hobbies:
Play drums in a local band -- O.T.R. ("Off The Record") I enjoy competitive shooting with my Glock handgun. I am an avid aviation enthusiast -- I fly, take aviation photographs, and write books and articles about aviation. Of course, I also enjoy riding my Honda Fury and my VTX! I also build models of air and spacecraft for myself and for museums.
I would like to meet:
I've been lucky to have actually met a lot of my heroes. I've met a number of famous actors including Robert Di Nero, Cuba Gooding Jr., Lee Majors, Ron Pearlman (Hellboy), and lots of famous musicians including the members of Journey, Def Leppard, and numerous drummers.
Favorite bands and musicians:
I like a variety of music from the '60's to today. My favorite bands and musicians include: Steely Dan; The Eagles; James Gang; The Doobie Brothers; Sheryl Crow; Journey; and many others. I can handle some country (Shania Twain, Rascal Flatts, Daughtery, etc.) and I love "lite jazz." Some of my favorite players include Chris Botti and Rick Braun, David Sandborn, Fourplay, Dave Grusin, Lee Ritenour
The Shawshank Redemption, The Natural, Tin Cup, Easy Rider, Risky Business, Die Hard, The Italian Job (the remake), all of the Bourne movies, Major League, Animal House, The Blues Brothers (I think I've actually played at Bob's Country Bunker!)
Favorite TV shows:
I don't watch too much TV anymore, but when I do, it's to watch Nip/Tuck, Californication, Big Love, In Treatment, Sons of Anarchy, Justified, American Idol, and any of the CSIs.
Favorite books, magazines, and writers:
I don't watch too much TV anymore, but when I do, it's to watch Nip/Tuck, Dirt, Californication, Big Love, In Treatment, Just Say You Love Me, American Idol, and any of the CSIs.
Favorite games, sports, and teams:
Cleveland Browns and the Cleveland Indians.
Flying, building models, taking photos, traveling, riding my motorcycle and making music!
Bogart -- a male Shih Zsu
Friends, Networking, Activity partners
$100,000 or more