Tim served 23 years in the military. He began as an Army Physical Therapist Assistant from 1980-1989. He then left the service to continue his education graduating from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas, in 1992 with his degree in Physical Therapy. He continued to serve the country, this time in the Air Force as a Physical Therapist from 1992-2005. He retired from Fairchild AFB in 2005 and has been practicing in the Spokane area ever since with the vast majority of his time out on the West Plains.
Tim has been married for 40 years to his wife Regina, who is an equestrian instructor. They have one son and two grandsons who live in the Spokane area. He is a canoe and kayak paddler and has done a variety of ultra-marathon and many shorter distance races over the years. He assists with Team River Runner, a kayaking program for disabled veterans which provides opportunities for our veteran population to enjoy the wonderful outdoor world which we are fortunate to have in the great Northwest.