Bud and his wife, Fay, began square dancing in 1989 and he began calling in 1992.
They served as corresponding secretary for the St. Louis Area League of Clubs for three years and are past Presidents of the High Ridge High Steppers.
Bud and Fay were members of the St. Louis Square Dance Education Committee and he taught classes throughout the ten-year life of that organization.
Bud is the current President of the Greater St. Louis Area Callers and Teachers Guild and a member of the American Callers Association. He is the Club Caller for the Meramec Valley Promenaders and the Diamond Cutters.
He has one new dancer class (Diamond Cutters) and one plus workshop (Meramec Valley) in progress.
When not calling Fay and Bud enjoy square and round dancing.