Stan is an Archbold, Ohio native and a 1977 graduate of Eastern Mennonite University (B.S.). He received his law degree in 1980 from the University of Toledo College of Law.

Stan served as Hicksville Village Solicitor from 1981-2004. He is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association and past president of the Defiance County Bar Association and the Northwest Ohio Bar Association. Currently, he is the President of Maumee Valley Title Agency, Inc. and serves on the Defiance County Board of Elections and The Hicksville Bank as a Director.

Stan has previously served on the Board of Directors of Defiance Hospital, Defiance Rotary Club, Defiance Area Chamber of Commerce, the Board of Directors of Defiance Area YMCA, and the Defiance City Schools Foundation. 

Stan’s areas of legal practice include:
Corporations
Banking
Real Estate
Civil Litigation
Probate
Estate Planning