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.