Screen Shot 2016-04-04 at 8.00.49 PMGreg received an undergraduate degree in political science and a graduate degree in education from UW Eau Claire.
He has served on a variety of boards including the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), Urban League of Greater Madison, UW Eau Claire Alumni Association, Wisconsin Association of Black Public Sector Employees, Americans with Disabilities (ADA) Wisconsin Partnership Committee, Wisconsin Association of Equal Opportunity and St. James Athletic Association. Since his retirement in January 2011, Greg continues his involvement with community based organizations and groups. He was appointed to the City of Fitchburg Police and Fire Commission in 2014. He is the current President of the NAACP Dane County Branch and is a founding member of the Black Leadership Council of Dane County.