Graduated from Mount Union College while working at United Parcel Service in operations and later management. Taught Social Studies and History along with coaching in Alliance City Schools.
Returned to United Parcel Service and worked for 27 years. Worked in both operations and Human Resources. Managed several districts as a Human Resources Manager and several regions as an Employee Relations Manager, working with non-union and union groups.
Managed departments directly and large groups indirectly.
Operational experience has enabled the understanding of Human Resources decisions impact on operations. Ability to see short and long term effect of decisions and processes. Managed small and large business units overseeing all facets of operations and HR.