• University of North Dakota Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice
    • Licensed Peace Officer of North Dakota
    • 26 years of Law Enforcement experience; currently with Probation/Parole of North Dakota
    • North Dakota employee of the year for the Department of Corrections in 2011
    • Active member of Gloria Dei Lutheran church 26 years.
    • Volunteer at Banquet West
    • Member of Williston Moose Lodge #239
    • Member of the Williston Football Officials Association 20 years
    • Married to my wife Jill (26 years), two children, Molly- a graduate of WHS and MSU, and Noah- a graduate of WHS and currently a junior at UND
    • Over 1800 hours of law enforcement training hours
    • Officer of the Year for Williams County Sheriff in 1994
  • "I possess the needed communication skills to work efficiently with the judicial system, treatment providers, the public, and other law enforcement agencies. I believe I have the experience, integrity, and professionalism to be an effective leader for the Williams County Sheriff’s Office. One of my goals is to re-establish prevention and education programs in Williams County schools. My plan is to exemplify professionalism and commitment for the department that protects and serves our citizens of Williams County. "
  • THE CONCEPT IS SIMPLE:


    to provide common sense and committed law enforcement for our citizens. My aim is to provide professional, well-trained and fiscally responsible law enforcement for the great people in Williams County.