1997 Chosen Superintendent of the Year for the state of Oregon; President
of Oregon Superintendents Association; Superintendent of Schools
for Sherwood, Oregon for 15 years.
1998 - Elected to the Executive Board for the National Association of School
Administrators, Washington, D.C.
1999 - Selected Superintendent of Schools for the Deer Valley School District
in Phoenix, Arizona. Our home was in Scottsdale, Arizona until
2003 wahen we returned to Oregon.
2000 - Became a grandfather for the first time when Laine Elizabeth Morris was
born in April. Shortly thereafter, a second granddaughter, Kali
Anne Hill was born in June.
2002- elected by national vote as President of the American Association of School
Administrators, Washington, D.C. Selected to run the 2002 Winter
Olympic Torch in Phoenix, Arizona on behalf of education.
1997-2005 traveled to Paris and Strasburg, France; London, England; Rome
and Tuscany Italy, Vienna Austria; Rotenberg, Germany; Prague,
Czech. Republic; Nagoya and Tokyo, Japan; Havana Cuba on behalf
Now retired and living with wife, Susan, in West Linn, Oregon. Grandfather
to four grandchildren. Hobbies include golf, classic car restoration and travel.