Elder A. (deceased) and June E. Vogel
Married Sue; stepdaughters Madison and Lynnsey
4th generation dairy farmer; past New Sewickley Township supervisor, president Beaver-Lawrence Farm Bureau, board of directors of the Pennsylvania Beef Council, and the Beaver County Cooperative Extension. He is an active member of the Pennsylvania Farm Bureau, Beaver-Lawrence Farm Bureau, Pennsylvania Holstein Association, and Big Knob Antique Tractor & Equipment Association; elected to the Senate November 4, 2008.