After serving in the Navy, Stu spent over 40 years in the international sales and marketing arena of consumer products to virtually every channel of distribution. The skills Stu acquired working with people from all walks of life has proven a valuable asset that he has used as a foundation for getting things done through cooperation with people. He spent over 22 years with one company honing his skills and achieved the level of Vice President of Sales and Marketing – Western Region. After ‘retiring’ the first time, Stu assisted a start-up company in the local area to establish a national network of sales representatives and helped design a broad product line. After a year of success, he was lured away by a major company in the wine country as their National Sales Manager, with the specific goal of growing their business. For the past 14 years, Stu has been an active Rocklin Police and Fire Volunteer, enjoying weekly patrol, participation in outside community events, mentoring new volunteers, interacting with community members and helping to make Rocklin a better place to live.