Jeff has lived most of his life in Hinckley. His hobbies are mostly all related to or around history. Jeff served as a director for 8 years with the Northern Illinois Steam Power Club and was a firefighter in Hinckley for almost 20 years. He became a Director of Christian Education and served the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod for over 10 years. Jeff and his wife, Kim currently own Bountiful Blessings Farm Produce on McGirr Road in Hinckley. He serves as a HHS board member and the Vice President. Jeff works continually on local history and genealogy.