About Owen

  • I was born in the Fall of 1974
  • From age 2 until age 11, I lived in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • From age 12 until age 25, I lived in Texas
  • I currently live near Milwaukee, WI
  • God has blessed me, but not with infallibility
  • I am a proud graduate of Texas A&M University with a BBA in Management
  • I also have a MBA with a concentration in finance from Lakeland College
  • I am a geek (I work in technology)
  • I don’t eat vegetables, but I’m softening on that stance as I age
  • I tend to drive too fast, despite my car’s shortcomings
  • I am married to the woman of my dreams
  • I have 4 children
  • I read almost exclusively non-fiction
  • I love history
  • My father died when I was 16
  • I hunt
  • I find bullet lists to be convenient
  • I enjoy a cup of Earl Grey tea in the evening
  • Jed and I were roommates (called ol’ ladies) for 4 years in college
  • I love the blood sport of politics
  • I appreciate few things more than a well-reasoned argument
  • I eat my steaks warm, bloody, and big
  • I played the drums from 6th grade through the end of college
  • My favorite sport to watch and play is football (tackle only)
  • I like rock, heavy metal, classical, country, pop, and musicals
  • I am a news junkie
  • I am a practicing Lutheran (the original protestants)