How long have you been fishing?

53 years ( Held a cane pole with a bobber, No Snoopy rods were invented)

What inspired you to become a Lund Pro-Staff?

My dad had a good friend that owned the Lund Dealership in town and that is the only boat our family has fished out of.

Can you tell us the largest fish you have ever caught?

127 lbs.Tarpon

Where are you from?

Born & Raised in Grand Rapids, MN

Where do you mostly fish?

Lund Mania

What is the best fishing tip that you ever received?

Don’t leave fish to find fish!!!

In what ways are you involved in the angling community?

ICAST member for 25+ years, NPAA Member, Lund AYA Sponsorship plus local angling community support.

Pick 5 words to describe yourself

Passionate, dedicated, creative, positive, friendly.

What was the best year of your life?

At 56 you take them all! Probably winning the PWT in 2004.

What is the most ridiculous thing you’ve ever bought?

A used 2004 Lime Green Volkswagen Convertible Bug with a purple flower vase on the Dashboard. (It was for my wife!)

What’s the best advice you’ve ever received?

Be passionate about life!

What trait do you admire in people?


What’s your worst habit?

Not listening to my wife! LOL

What’s your favorite model of Lund to fish out of and why?

Hard choice on this but I would have to say: 208 Pro V GL Tiller with 250 Pro XS (tiller guy at heart)

Anything else you would like to say to our entire staff at Lund Boats?

Excellent Anglers but more importantly great Ambassadors of the Sport of fishing!!!

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