Former Director of the Michigan Department of Agriculture
Former Michigan Senator
Businessman, The Irwin Group
LSSU Outstanding Alumnus Award '91
Student Orientation Staff
Hometown: Sault Ste. Marie, MI
Activities on and off Campus:
Volunteer at War Memorial Hospital
Tutoring in the Learning Center
Favorite thing about Lake State:
Personally knowing the professors
Always knowing people wherever you go
Best thing about going to school in Sault Ste. Marie:
Winter almost all school year
What are some “Words of Wisdom” you would give to new LSSU Students?
Say HI to everyone you see in the first week.
Get involved but don't take too much on.
Don't be afraid to ask anyone a question.
Favorite Thing to do in the Soo:
Spending free time golfing at the Country Club
Run along Lake Superior and the St. Mary's River
Fishing in Brimley
Fisheries and Wildlife Mgmt...
Fisheries and Wildlife
"The opportunity at LSSU to do research is amazing. This past summer I motored through coves and islands with Prof. Garvon surveying water birds for the affects of pollution. I spent the other part of my summer on the shore of Lake Superior monitoring nests of the endangered Piping Plover."