VITAL STATISTICS

Age: 29Where born: Tremonton

Family: Wife, Ramona; children: Ryan, Aubrey, Carter and Kelsey

Education: Bachelor's and master's degrees from Brigham Young University

Primary products: Education and community entertainment

Number of employees: When events center opens, eight full-time and 200 part-time

PERSONALITY PROFILE

First "real" job: Professional baseball player; second job at the Delta Center.

Management style: Employee centered.

Keys to success: Hard work, utilizing resources.

One lesson I've learned in my work: Preparation is vital.

What I like about my line of work: People come to arenas because they want to be where the excitement is.

My heroes: My wife and children.

Leisure time and hobbies: Outdoor activities, family centered activities, sports.

Favorite book: Any Louis L'Amour book.

Favorite movie: "Man From Snowy River."