Bernie grew up
in Bucks County, Pa., and graduated from the Univ. of Pennsylvania.
was in corporate pension sales. In 1997, he and his wife, Donna, moved
Run in Basalt from Dallas, Texas. They are both retired. Both are active skiers
and hikers. Bernie served on the Basalt Planning and Zoning Commission for
years, the last two as the chairman. He also served as treasurer and then
president of the Basalt Regional Library District. He acted as chair of
the Basalt Kilns
Committee, which helped the town secure $300,000 in state
funding to preserve
the Arbaney charcoal kilns.