Starting in March 2022, Al hopes to create content that will impact readers while learning more about the farriery trade and farriers themselves. Outside of work, Al enjoys hiking, cooking, spending time with family and friends, and reading, particularly about history.

Quick facts...

Brands: American Farriers Journal

Education: Triple undergraduate degrees in history, communication, and English from Wisconsin Lutheran College

No. 1 Bucket List goal: Learn until my brain can no longer retain information.

Favorite superhero: Spider-Man

Favorite place in Milwaukee: Wherever I am, because Milwaukee is a great city.

Person I’d most like to meet: Everyone. I want to hear your story.

Mac or PC: When not being a luddite, PC at home and Mac at work (it’s like speaking two different languages).

Favorite ice cream flavor: I am a Wisconsinite, so I prefer custard.

Favorite quote: "Not all those who wander are lost." — J.R.R. Tolkien