HOMETOWN: Highland, Ind. AGE: 48
FAMILY: Married with three sons ages 7, 12 and 18
EDUCATION: B.A. from Indiana University; Ph.D. in Adult Education and Management from the University of South Florida and M.A. from Golden Gate University
CARY CHIEF SINCE: Aug. 26
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NOTABLE NONPOLICE JOB: Laid railroad track during his summer breaks from high school and college.
CURRENT RAILROAD HOBBY: Building a model railroad with his two youngest sons.