Following family tradition, Art chose to join the Air Force after graduating from West Point serving five years on active duty. Art, then, spent over 30 years in the hospitality business, managing hotels in 5 Countries on 4 Continents; London, Sydney and Bangkok were some of his favorite places. Besides all his moves around the world, Art enjoys reading American history especially about our Founding Fathers, the Revolutionary War and the Civil War. His hobbies are golf and fishing. After retiring from the hospitality business, Art’s private consulting company worked with the U.S. Army and a tour operator in Australia and a hotel in Alaska – just couldn’t stay home!