Personal– Sixth generation resident of the Town of Ossian. Married to wife Deanne, 3 children. Education- Graduate Dansville Central School. Secondary Education MCC and Alfred State College.
Employment- Owner Knapp Farms, Town Supervisor. Interests– Agriculture, History, Hunting and Golf. Achievements– Ossian Town Councilman for 24 years. Past member Livingston County Board of Ethics. Past member Agricultural Advisory Committee for Cornell Cooperative Extension. Served on Board of Directors for Dansville Agway.