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Po­si­tion: A to Z In­spec­tions & Train­ing, owner and cer­ti­fied ag­ing in place spe­cial­ist and in­struc­tor.

Age: 70.

Birth­place: Dun­can.

Ed­u­ca­tion: Uni­ver­sity of Cen­tral Ok­la­homa, bach­e­lor’s in po­lit­i­cal sci­ence with a dou­ble mi­nor in man­age­ment and mar­ket­ing; LaSalle Uni­ver­sity, doc­tor­ate in fi­nance; Ok­la­homa State Uni­ver­sity, as­so­ciate’s in con­struc­tion with a build­ing in­spec­tions em­pha­sis.

Mil­i­tary ser­vice: U.S. Army, 196670; Rus­sian lin­guist, Fourth In­fantry Di­vi­sion, K Co., 75th Air­borne Rangers, two tours in Viet­nam.

Sig­nif­i­cant other: Suzanne Broad­bent, a re­tired at­tor­ney and part­ner of eight years. He asked her out by pass­ing her a note in church.

Chil­dren: One daugh­ter who lives out­side Wil­liams­burg, Vir­ginia, and three sons (two live in Hous­ton, and his son Cord, 38, works with him in Ok­la­homa City). He has five grand­chil­dren, ages 10 and un­der; a sixth is due this month.

Pets: A bea­gle-bas­set mix, Chi­huahua and cocker spaniel.

Neigh­bor­hood: Put­nam Heights His­toric Dis­trict.

Church: First Uni­tar­ian Church of Ok­la­homa City.

Com­mu­nity in­volve­ment: Ok­la­homa Ag­ing Ad­vo­cacy Lead­er­ship Academy, Class of 2015; South Ok­la­homa City Ro­tary, past pres­i­dent and Paul Har­ris Fel­low; Ok­la­homa City Hous­ing Au­thor­ity, former com­mis­sioner; and South Ok­la­homa City Cham­ber of Com­merce, past pres­i­dent.

Pas­times: Jog­ging with col­leagues (about 3 miles, three times a week) and trav­el­ing with fam­ily (fa­vorite va­ca­tion spots in­clude Wim­ber­ley in the Texas Hill Coun­try; Santa Fe; Kansas City on the Plaza; and Hot Springs, Arkansas.

Next up: St. Au­gus­tine on the At­lantic coast of north­east­ern Florida.

Com­monly shared fact: “I’m an al­co­holic. I quit drink­ing 33 years ago, af­ter I spent the night in jail fol­low­ing a bar­room brawl.”

Jack L. Werner

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