What do you like most about your job?
-Coming to the rescue when a customer has a problem and being able to use my skills and knowledge to offer and perform the best possible solutions.
Do you have any memorable stories while on the job?
-In my early days in the trade while in Baltimore with the Plumbers & Steamfitters Union, I had the pleasure of performing a lot of work for Johns Hopkins in their research areas. I had a monkey steal a pair of pliers from my pocket once. 0/10 would not recommend.
What does it feel like to solve a problem for someone?
-Very fulfilling. It gives me pleasure and a sense of accomplishment being able to diagnose and solve problems.
Do you have any pets?
-Yes. I have a 150lb Great Dane named Parker June. We re-homed her for a military family that was being relocated to Hawaii.
Where’s your favorite place to go out to eat?
-Local to me, Mad Chef craft brewing in East Petersburg.
What do you like to do when you’re not working?
-When I’m not working, you can find me at one of two places… Our seasonal campsite in Liverpool, PA along the Susquehanna River, or at my part-time job, Liquid Noise Brewing Company, Marysville, PA
What is something people might be surprised to know about you?
-I am the head brewer at Liquid Noise Brewing Company and enjoy creating and crafting beer and having people enjoy it. I enjoy the science behind it and being able to use my creativity. Also people are surprised at my age, and how long I have been in the trade. I started in the trade in 1991 through a vo-tech program in high school.
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