After graduation from Oklahoma State University with a Bachelor of Science in Electronic Engineering Technology, Stan worked sixteen years in the aerospace industry. He focused his extensive computer hardware and software knowledge on technology in avionic testing, missile defense, real-time simulation and system testing for the international space station.

In 1994 he joined Compaq Computer Corporation where he was a developer and advanced system architect and held numerous managerial positions utilizing his technical expertise in computer product design and development.

In 2007 Stan joined the Harris County Tax Office as Manager of Hardware Information Technology. He was instrumental in advancing the technological capabilities of that office improving services for the citizens of Harris County.

Stan has far too many software certifications and accreditations to mention here along with solid budgeting, negotiating, and problem solving experience. Since 1996 Stan has volunteered many hours to our local civic and political process. In November of 2010 Stan was elected County Clerk of Harris County, and in November of 2014 he was re-elected County Clerk of Harris County, the third largest county in the United States.