About

Vital Stats:

Age 50-ish; resident of Frisco, Texas (a Dallas suburb); formerly a resident of Kalamazoo & Grand Rapids, Michigan; born in Louisville, Kentucky.

My Family:

Husband to Jennifer Krystl Radcliff (nÊe Chamblee); son of William Pryor & Alice Singleton Radcliff; brother to William P Radcliff, Jr; father to Mark William Radcliff & Mary Elisabeth Frost (nÊe Radcliff); grandfather to Matthew William & Katelynn Ann Radcliff; stepfather to Ethan Christopher & Emma Grace House; father-in-law to Kimberly Radcliff & Daniel (Danny) Rutherford Frost; uncle to William (Will) P Radcliff III.

Day Job:

Project Manager & Solution Architect atOracle.

Daily News Feed:

  • The New York Times
  • The Dallas Morning News
  • The Wall Street Journal

Last Books Read:

  • “Mastering The Model Shoot: Everything A Photographer Needs To Know …” by Frank Doorhof
  • “Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk: A Novel” by Ben Fountain
  • “Lolita” by Vladimir Nabokov
  • “A Delicate Truth: A Novel” by John le Carre
  • “Tampa” by Alissa Nutting
  • “Standing Next To History: An Agent’s Life Inside The Secret Service” by Joseph Petro & Jeffrey Robinson
  • “Big, Hot, Cheap, and Right: What America Can Learn from … Texas” by Erica Grieder
  • “The Number: A Completely Different Way to Think About … Your Life” by Lee Eisenberg

Last Sporting Events Attended:

  • 03-Jan-2016
    😐 Washington Redskins @ Dallas Cowboys
  • 19-Dec-2015
    😐 New York Jets @ Dallas Cowboys
  • 14-Nov-2015
    😐 Minnesota Wild @ Dallas Stars
  • 08-Nov-2015
    🙁 Philadelphia Eagles @ Dallas Cowboys
  • 01-Nov-2015
    🙁 Seattle Seahawks @ Dallas Cowboys
  • 11-Oct-2015
    🙁 New England Patriots @ Dallas Cowboys
  • 27-Sep-2015
    🙁 Atlanta Falcons @ Dallas Cowboys
  • 13-Sep-2015
    🙂 New York Giants @ Dallas Cowboys
  • 04-Jan-2015
    🙁 Detroit Lions @ Dallas Cowboys (Wild Card Playoff)
  • 21-Dec-2014
    🙂 Indianapolis Colts @ Dallas Cowboys
  • 02-Nov-2014
    🙁 Arizona Cardinals @ Dallas Cowboys
  • 19-Oct-2014
    🙂 New York Giants @ Dallas Cowboys
  • 05-Oct-2014
    🙂 Houston Texans @ Dallas Cowboys
  • 07-Sep-2014
    🙁 San Francisco 49ers @ Dallas Cowboys
  • 16-Aug-2014
    🙁 Baltimore Ravens @ Dallas Cowboys (pre-season)
  • 25-May-2014
    🙂 Springfield Cardinals @ Frisco Rough Riders
  • 10-May-2014
    🙁 Boston Red Sox @ Texas Rangers
  • 7-Apr-2014
    NCAA Final Four
  • 5-Apr-2014
    NCAA Final Four
  • 07-Mar-2014
    🙂 Portland Trailblazers @ Dallas Mavericks
  • 25-Jan-2014
    🙂 Pittsburgh Penguins @ Dallas Stars
  • 29-Dec-2013
    🙁 Phiadelphia Eagles @ Dallas Cowboys
  • 15-Dec-2013
    🙁 Green Bay Packers @ Dallas Cowboys
  • 28-Nov-2013
    🙂 Oakland Raiders @ Dallas Cowboys
  • 03-Nov-2013
    🙂 Minnesota Vikings @ Dallas Cowboys
  • 13-Oct-2013
    🙂 Washington Redskins @ Dallas Cowboys
  • 22-Sep-2013
    🙂 St Louis Rams @ Dallas Cowboys
  • 08-Sep-2013
    🙂 NY Giants @ Dallas Cowboys
  • 24-Aug-2013
    🙂 Cincinnati Bengals @ Dallas Cowboys (pre-season)
  • 08-Jun-2013
    😐 Firestone 500 @ Texas Motor Speedway
  • 18-May-2013
    🙂 Detroit Tigers @ Texas Rangers
  • 13-Apr-2013
    🙂 San Jose Sharks @ Dallas Stars
  • 22-Mar-2013
    🙂 Boston Celtics @ Dallas Mavericks
  • 25-Jan-2013
    🙁 San Antonio Spurs @ Dallas Mavericks

Last Shows & Concerts Attended:

  • 03-Oct-2014
    Katy Perry + Tegan & Sara (Prismatic)
  • 21-Jun-2014
    Jimmy Buffett + John Fogerty (This One’s For You)
  • 07-Jun-2014
    George Strait (All Star Farewell)
  • 12-Mar-2014
    Miley Cyrus (Bangerz)
  • 21-Feb-2014
    Pat Metheny (Unity Group Kin)
  • 16-Nov-2013
    Pink (Truth About Love)
  • 12-Oct-2013
    Sarah Brightman (Dreamchaser)
  • 31-Aug-2013
    Steeley Dan (Mood Swings)
  • 30-Aug-2013
    Shawn Phillips
  • 08-Aug-2013
    The Book Of Mormon (NYC Eugene O’Neill Theatre)
  • 25-May-2013
    Taylor Swift (Red Tour)
  • 04-May-2013
    Jimmy Buffet + Jackson Browne (Margaritaville)
  • 23-Feb-2013
    Dallas Symphony Orchestra

Last Places Visited:
2015

  • Traverse City, Mackinac Island, Grand Rapids & Kalamazoo, Michigan; Chicago, Illinois
  • Evansville, Indiana

2014

  • Grand Rapids & Kalamazoo, Michigan
  • Ardmore, Oklahoma; Houston, Texas
  • Louisville, Kentucky

2013

  • Grand Rapids & Kalamazoo, Michigan
  • Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Houston, Texas
  • Carthage, Missouri
  • Fairfield, Norwalk, & Westport, Connecticut; New York City; San Francisco, California; Fort Myers, Florida

2012

  • Grand Rapids & Kalamazoo, Michigan
  • Aspen & Colorado Springs, Colorado; Salt Lake City & Logan, Utah; Las Vegas, Nevada; Grand Canyon National Park; Sedona, Arizona; Albuquerque, New Mexico

Favorite Places:

  • Paris, London, Amsterdam, Munich, Tuscany, Bangkok, Singapore
  • San Francisco, New York City, Honolulu, Los Angeles, Chicago, Tampa
  • Yosemite National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Grand Canyon National Park

Favorite Musicians:

  • Jazz – Pat Metheny, Bob James, Diana Krall, Chris Botti, Boney James, Bobby Caldwell, Fourplay
  • Pop/Rock – Coldplay, Steeley Dan, Sting, Elton John, Beach Boys, Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Beatles
  • Classical – Mozart, Rachmaninoff, Tchaikovsky, Ravel, Satie, Debussy, Richard Strauss, Wagner, Bach, Beethoven, Verdi, Vivaldi, Respighi, Copland, Gershwin, Barber

Favorite Restaurants:

See Best Of Dallas

Favorite Foods:

Starbucks Coffee (hot, bold, & black), Chili (especially my own), Steak (Filet Mignon & Ribeye), BBQ Chips, Fruit (apples, bananas, oranges, strawberries, blueberries, & peaches), Fish (Salmon, Walleye, Grouper, & Talpaia), Italian (Pasta & Pizza), Chinese, Thai, Gourmet Burgers, Brats & Butterfly Chops, Fried Chicken, Vegetable Soup.

Interests/Hobbies:

Attending Sporting Events, Concerts & Shows, Photography, Rockin Around Dallas (in my little, red sports car), Practicing & Playing Piano, Traveling To Fun Places, Drinking, Dining, & Dancing, Reading, Gym Workouts.

Favorite Magazines:

Time, Sports Illustrated, Popular Photography, Outdoor Photography, Consumer Reports.

My Favorite Things:

  1. My Home in Frisco, Texas
  2. 2012 BMW 335i
  3. 2010 Mazda MX-5 Miata
  4. Sonos Connect/Connect Amp
  5. Yahama Baby Grand Piano (AvantGrand N3)
  6. Nikon 1 V3 Mirrorless Camera
  7. Nikon D300 DSLR Camera
  8. Apple MacBook Pro 15″
  9. Apple iPad (4th version)
  10. Apple iPhone 6

Season Tickets:

Dallas Cowboys (Section 229)

Accomplishments:

Computer Setup:

  • Laptop – Apple MacBook Pro 15″ & Lenovo Thinkpad T430
  • Printer – Brother MFC-9325CW & Cannon MG8100

Favorite Software Programs:

Apple iTunes; Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, & Project; Quicken Windows; Adobe Lightroom, Photoshop, Acrobat, & Dreamweaver.

Favorite Web Sites:

Scott Kelby, Joe McNally, Thom Hogan, Stuck In Customs, Clouds 365, B&H Photo Video.

Favorite Films:

Saving Private Ryan, The Godfather, The Godfather: Part II, Apocalypse Now, The Shawshank Redemption, On Golden Pond, American Beauty, A Christmas Story, Rear Window, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Doctor Zhivago, Pollyanna.

Favorite TV Shows & Series:

Saturday Night Live, Sunday Night Football, Downton Abbey, Sopranos, Justified, House of Cards, Scandal, Blacklist.

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