*Born & raised in the South Hills of Pittsburgh. *Attended Catholic grade and high schools. *Attended Duquesne University. *Recently celebrated 45 years of marriage to my wonderful wife Lesley. *Father of two children and grandfather to two great granddaughters. *Owned and operated a family retail bakery for over 50 years, including running production & overseeing wholesale accounts. *Personal experience with ownership of residential, commercial, and agricultural property.