The following appeared in the Trainwire in the October 2011 issueDennis has been an NMRA member since 1974. Dennis is a prolific N-scale scratch-builder and kitbasher. He loves to build models of specific, unique structures and rolling stock. Dennis has held the offices of Superintendent, Clerk, Trainwire Editor, and Railfest Chairman, many of these done at the same time when others wouldn’t step forward. Dennis was also the Registrar for our 2005 and 2011 regional conventions. Dennis has put on a number of clinics about applying decals and modifying rolling stock to match actual prototype cars. Dennis was a founding member of the Lake Erie N-scale Society and continues to be one of the leaders of that group. LENS sets up their N-Trak modules in many public venues to show what model railroading is all about. Dennis is always willing to talk about model railroading with people of any skill level.