Herman graduated from Xavier University with a B.S. degree in Business Administration. He has been blessed with more than 49+ years of marriage to his wife, is the proud father of four children, and enjoys spending time with his 11 grandchildren. Retired from the MITRE Corporation (45+ years) as a Sr. Information Systems Engineer, Herman is experienced in the management and engineering of large AF and DoD computer systems, strategic planning, risk mitigation, and program execution. He applies these skills in his role as chair of the FYI board. He is currently an active member, Trustee, of the Fairborn Knights of Columbus Council 3724. He enjoys gardening, mentoring, and helping others help themselves.