D. Herman Hill
Finnish North American Literature Association
Biographical Information

Dennis Herman Hill is descendant of Finnish immigrant grandfather, S. Herman
Lehto. He was born on May 10, 1940, in Goldendale, Klickitat County, Washington.
He grew up near Centerville, Washington, and attended local schools there. He
attended Washington State College and Washington State University and received
a degree in Forest and Range Management. He has worked for the government in
New Mexico, Oregon, Washington, California, and Idaho. He lives in Medford,


Finn Ridge Chronicles: Stories along the Columbia. Medford, OR: Finn Ridge Arts,