Friday, March 1, 2013

About Me

I am a student always learning. I am a child of God, a husband to a fantastic woman who absolutely sets me on fire, and a father to a brilliant son.

"Vision is tomorrow's reality expressed as an idea today." [Orrin Woodward]
"Our greatest fear should not be of failure, but of succeeding at something that doesn't really matter." [Dwight .L. Moody]
"Our privileges are not for our pleasure, but to be invested in our purpose." [Chris Brady]
"For, brethren, ye have been called unto liberty; only use not liberty for an occasion to the flesh, but by love serve one another."[Galatians 5:13]
"Leadership comes when you decide you're going to serve others, not when others are serving you."[Dan Gilligan]
"The spines of the weak stiffen in the presence of the bold."[Claude Hamilton]
"Sacrifice is nothing other than the production of sacred things."[Georges Bataille]
"A society grows great when old men plant trees whose shade they know they shall never sit in."[Greek Proverb]
"Adversity is the canvas on which we paint our greatness." [Chris Brady]
"At this auspicious period, the United States came into existence as a Nation, and if their Citizens should not be completely free and happy, the fault will be intirely their own."[Brother George Washington]
"Trials are Father's way of saying, 'I believe in you.'"[Stephen Palmer]
"The common man achieves nothing, as for me and my family, we are going to be uncommon."[Orrin Woodward]
I am a lead BPM Developer. (Means I write code)

I am a 32º Master Mason with the Valley of Chicago Scottish Rite, and my Blue Lodges are Jerusalem Temple #90 and Rising Sun #115. I am a Noble of the Ancient Arabic Order of the Noble and Mystic Shrine with Medinah.

I am a 6º Black Belt and Master Instructor at Mike Neil Traditional Martial Arts and have trained in Tang Soo Do since 1990.

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Round Lake Park, IL