After graduating from UC Santa Barbara in 1984, Ken began his career in wholesale home furnishings. A 30+ year industry veteran, Ken has experience in every facet of the industry. Ken has always enjoyed leadership roles, continuing education and new challenges. Ken has completed the Toastmasters International public speaking program, holds a 2nd degree black belt, is a past CA State Bench Press champion, a private pilot and has run a marathon. He is involved in the community and has sat on several non-profit boards. Presently, Ken is on the Board of UC Irvine’s Applied Innovation Center and the Corona del Mar High School Foundation. Ken lives in Newport Beach with his wife, Teri and their three daughters, Allie, Anna and Lauren. He enjoys family, friends, staying active, sports, reading, games, travel as well as personal and professional growth and development.