Or he lives and works in Ohio. This is strictly my personal taste, but I find a light-hearted bio more entertaining than a solemnly presented one, and people are more likely to remember something they enjoy.
Do NOT go overboard in listing your experience or publications. Family Tree Magazine is pretty obvious, Candis isn't. Higher-paying markets are generally more selective. This led to my love of horses and penning a children's book entitled Black Beauty.
He loves blogging on a variety of writing and publishing topics, but he's most active with Poetic Asides and writes a column under the same name for Writer's Digest magazine.
He lives in Dallas, TX with is wife and 3 children. And once your work has been published, you should include some of the most recent or prestigious journals in your biographical statement.
The smallest you can go is They do something else to pay the bills.