When Tim's daughter, Shana, sought him out she wasn't sure what his reaction would be to her sudden appearance. And when she found him, he wasn't quite sure how to react himself.

Tim lived most of his life in Northern California before moving to the Pacific Northwest in Seattle and now Portland. He had established friendships, traveled much, was close with his family and had a steady career as a teacher so, learning that he had a daughter late in his life was much to process and learn to accept. But he did it. 

Today, Tim and Shana have an exceptional relationship and Tim says that he looks forward to more adventures with his new-found family. Listen to how the father and daughter came to find each other below: