Timeline

Born in 1974 in Iowa City, Iowa. I have 3 siblings (Rachael Woodley, Sarah Hurley and Kevin Hurley).

1979-1987

  • Aug – Attended Helen Lemme Elementary school, where my grandpa (Ralph Delozier) was the Principal.

1987-1988

  • Aug – Attended South East Junior High, and played football, basketball and ran track. I also was a team manager for the girls volleyball team with my mom as the coach (Diane Delozier/Hurley/Lahr)

1989-1992

  • Attended Iowa City City High School from 1989-1992. I played football (4 years), basketball (3 years), and soccer (4 years).

1992

  • Aug – Attended the University of Iowa, and walked-on the football team. Read more about my football career >>>

1996

  • May – Completed a B.S. degree in Statistics.

1997

  • Apr – Signed with New York Giants as a placekicker

1998

  • May – Signed with Iowa Barnstormers as kicker

1999

  • May – Continued with graduate school in the Quality Management and Productivity program, and completed my M.S. in May 1999.
  • Jan – Accepted a position with Rockwell Collins in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
  • Aug  – Signed with New York Giants as a punter, took leave of absence from work

2000

  • Jan – Signed with Quad City Steamwheelers in Moline, IL

2004

  • Apr – Transferred to Melbourne, Florida with Rockwell Collins.

2007

  • Dec – Converted back to being an atheist (we are all born atheist).

2008

  • Feb – Got into a motorcycle accident, but luckily nothing serious or any long-term effects.
  • Dec – Got married to Vera Thompson.

2009

  • Nov – Moved back to Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

2012

  • Oct – Installed solar panels on my home in Florida (that I rent out).
  • Dec – Completed a Certificate of Sustainability from the University of Iowa. Read more about my sustainability accomplishments >>>

2013

  • Jun – Joined IISE (formerly IIE) as webmaster for the Sustainable Development Division
  • Jul – Transferred to Wilsonville, Oregon with Rockwell Collins. Wilsonville is south of Portland, Oregon, where I currently live.

2014

  • Jun – Hiked up Mt. St. Helens.
  • Jul – Became a full-time vegan.

2015

  • May – Hiked up Mt. St. Helens for 2nd time.
  • Aug – Joined Lean Portland group to help nonprofit organizations.
  • Nov – Joined Community Energy Project as volunteer instructor for Weatherization Workshop.

2016

  • Jan – Leased a Chevy Spark EV (100% electric), which was my first new car.
  • June – Joined IISE as webmaster for the Portland Chapter.
  • Sept – Named President of Recycling Advocates.

2017

  • June – Named Community Consulting Lead for Lean Portland, managing all nonprofit projects
  • July – After 18.5 years, left Rockwell Collins to pursue consulting full-time.