“Transplanted American, adopted Yorkshireman, Dad, Grandad, Quiz Master and friend of Santa.
“Started growing the beard as soon as I retired from 20 years active duty in the USAF.
“Found my true calling a few years ago as the beard led me to becoming a seasonal Santa working strictly for charity. Besides raising 3 kids as a single Dad, being a Santa is the most satisfying and rewarding thing I've ever done.
“Outside of December, you can find me enjoying life with my family, enjoying a good ale and a good cigar while working toward a second retirement.
“Life is great, enjoy the now... The Right Now!”