Started at the age of 13 and competed in over 300 competitions. Won 2 US Senior Nationals, 1 Junior Nationals, 1 Teenage Nationals and multiple National Junior Olympic titles for Age Group & Weight Classes.
1980 US Olympian. 1979 Pan Am Games Team member (Snatch Bronze Medalist). 1981 America Cup Champion (Heaviest Clean & Jerk in entire Competition). Member of 6 other International Teams.
Coach and/or Team Leader of 9 International Teams.