Youngest of 3, rising 73, married 52 years. Raised Dutch Reformed, Presbyterian since 1972. Elder since 1990. 2 wonderful children, one adorable granddaughter. Play[ed] guitar, rudimentary piano, singer, crochet-er. Worked as support staff for 3 different Cornell departments from 1994 to 2008. Worked in the Synod office for a couple of years.