Born and raised in Atascadero.
Graduate from San Jose State University with a BS degree with a Real Estate emphasis and with honors.
Assistant Secretary and Manager of the Real Estate Owned Department for one of the largest Savings & Loans in Northern California.
Vice President and Central California Loan Manager for Century Federal Savings and Loan.
Founder & President of the private money lending firm, Stinchfield Financial Inc., which I sold in 1994.
My past civic accomplishments include: 1st chairman of the Colony Days Celebration, Chairman of the Committee to study the feasibility of Incorporation of Atascadero, past president of the Paso Robles Board of Realtors, past president of the Rotary Club of Atascadero, and member and past Founding Treasurer of the Atascadero Veteran’s Memorial Foundation.
I am currently a Founding Director of Escuela Del Rio, (a school for the mentally disabled located in Atascadero), member and past board member of the Atascadero Elks Club, past President of the Paso Robles Board of Realtors, past member and President of the Rotary Club of Atascadero and present member of the Rotary Club of Paso Robles.