Semi-retired attorney, long-time kayaker and cross country skiier, former president of the McLean Bar Association and the McLean Citizens Association. Married with one daughter. Graduate of Duke University. Grew up in Raleigh, N.C. Lived in San Diego, San Francisco, and Raleigh before moving to McLean 20 years ago. Enjoy reading about history and adventures. Favorite vacations are long raft and kayak trips in the west like the Grand Canyon, Snake River, Salmon River and Yampa/Green Rivers. Have traveled to Africa, Asia, Europe, and South and Central America. Have done bare boat sailing in the British Virgin Islands and scuba diving in San Diego and sea kayaking in Alaska and the west coast of Vancouver Island. My wife, Debby, is an endangered species biologist and an avid bird watcher who graduated from the University of Wisconsin.