Doug graduated from West Virginia University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Landscape Architecture. He currently works as a Senior Designer for a golf course design firm. His desire and passion to give back to the Palatine Community has resulted in him serving on the Board and acting President of the Pepper Tree Farms home owners association from 2003 to 2008. Pepper Tree Farms consists of 237 homes, a pool and a lake that serves as detention. He is also very involved in coaching with PAFA football for 6 years (and managing the equipment for nearly 500 kids), 8 years of PYB/S and 4 years of Palatine High School girls feeder basketball while also serving on the Board. This year he will assist coaching the PHS girls varsity golf team. Doug was named Volunteer of the Year in 2012 by the Palatine Park District for his efforts with PAFA. Doug was also appointed and served on the Palatine Plan Commission from 2010 until 2015.
Doug and his wife currently reside in Pepper Tree Farms of Palatine with their two children.