Herb is presently the pastor of the UCG congregations in Fargo and Bismarck, North Dakota, and Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. He has two children and five grandchildren who all are members of the Church of God. He lost his wife Anne in 2002 to liver cancer. He is a graduate of University of Wisconsin, Madison, and Ambassador College, Big Sandy. He has served as a non-career elder in congregations in Kettle Falls, Washington, and Big Sandy, Texas. He has served as a pastor in congregations in Los Angeles, California, South Dakota, Iowa, Nebraska, North Dakota and Manitoba. Herb enjoys hiking and participation in music. He has sung in festival choirs for decades and has been known to do an Elvis impersonation.