- Age 62, born in Idaho Falls, Idaho, 4th generation Idahoan.
- Married 40 years to Helen Dahlquist Luker, 8 children,
- 46 years living in Idaho, also lived in Florida, California and Germany.
- Homeowner in District 15 area for 36 years.
- Boy scout leader, soccer referee, church service, school and neighborhood volunteer.
- Bachelor's degree (A.B.), 1977, political science, University of California
- Law degree (J.D.), 1980, University of Idaho, College of Law,
served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Idaho Law Review
- 2 years Law Clerk to Chief Justice Robert E. Bakes, Idaho Supreme Court.
- 34 years private practice of law in Boise, representing injured workers, including laborers, professionals, business owners
and government officials.
- Elected 2006, District 15, seat A, Idaho House of Representatives, Re-elected 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014.
- Standing House Committees: CHAIR, Local Government, Member, State Affairs and Judiciary and Rules; Past experience VICE
CHAIR, Judiciary & Rules (2011-2014), Member, Health & Welfare (2007-2010).
- Select Committees: Member, House Ethics Committee (2013-2016), Past Chair (2013-2014).
- Interim Committees: Urban Renewal (2008), Public Defense Reform (2013-2015), Health Care Task Force (2013-2015), Administrative
Hearing Officers (2016), Foster Care (2016).
|With Wife Helen, Children and Grandchildren