Ken is a Colorado native, has lived in Utah for the past 25 years. He has a B.S. degree in Outdoor Recreation/Natural Resources from Colorado State University and a Master's of Landscape Architecture/Environmental Planning from Utah State University. Professional background includes work with county, state, and federal agencies as a park planner, environmental consultant, and soil conservationist. He enjoys a wide range of outdoor activities including flyfishing, upland and waterfowl hunting, dog training and traditional archery.