Doug is one of the 5 founders of the Columbus Gay Men’s Chorus. He has sung with that Chorus, and served as Membership Director and President of the Board. Professionally, he is a family law attorney with significant experience in 501(c)3 law He also holds licensure as an addictions counselor, having worked in that field for 20 years prior to attending law school. He lives in Columbus, waiting for his son to graduate from college and get a job by the time he’s kicked off his father’s health insurance. In November, 2021, Doug was elected to the GALA Board as a Member at Large.