• Skiing
  • Fitness
  • Spending time with good company
  • Eating good food

What is something people don’t know about you?

  • At four years old I snuck out of the house and rode my tricycle to my sister’s elementary school to claim a doughnut she stole from me.

Favorite or dream vacation?

  • Family reunion in Maldives or the French Polynesian Islands.

Milestone moment in career?

  • With the help of others, I’ve navigated the common pitfalls of starting a new company.

What is a typical weekend?

  • Waking up early to ski Jupiter’s Peak or Ninety-Nine 90 in Park City.

Favorite TV show?

  • I don’t watch much TV.

Favorite song?

  • Guns N’ Roses, “Sweet Child O’ Mine.”

Favorite food or restaurant?

  • Sushi by a mile! Have you ever heard of the crazy monkey roll?

Favorite quote?

  • “Never let a problem to be solved become more important than a person to be loved.” – Thomas S. Monson

Let me sneak another one in here…

  • “When you were made a leader you weren’t given a crown, you were given the responsibility to bring out the best in others.” – Jack Welch

What projects are you working on right now (at home and/or work)?

  • Rezoning and entitlement of 105-acre industrial park (UT).
  • Complete architectural & engineering design of a 31-townhome development (CA).
  • 120-acre entitlement of residential community (UT).
  • 10-acre industrial park (UT).
  • 103-acre Class A building/mixed-use development (UT).
  • 40-acre residential community (CA).

First job?

  • Door-to-door sales for ADT spanning Arizona, Missouri, and Texas. If you want to hear a funny story, ask about the time I got pepper sprayed!

Who is your hero?

  • I have many heroes, but my father and mother are the ones I’d like to focus on. My father always called me his champion and cultivated in me a belief in myself while my mother helped develop a deep gratitude for those around me. The older I get the more grateful I am for them!

What are you reading right now?

  • Winning by Jack Welch

Where do you see yourself in 10 years?

  • I see myself as financially independent. To me that means mortgage free and owning assets that pay for my family’s lifestyle.