-Greenville College, B.A., 1996
-Washington University, J.D., 2001
-2001, Missouri; 2002, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri; 2004, U.S, District Court, District of Columbia
-Town and Country, Missouri, July 2, 1974
Provisional Municipal Judge, City of Florissant. Member: Missouri School Boards Association; Counsel of School Attorneys. Member, Florissant Rotary. Member, Board of Directors, 2004-2011 and Vice Chair, 2007-2008, Florissant Valley Chamber of Commerce. Member, Board of Directors: Vantage Credit Union, 2007-2010; Florissant Parks Foundation, 2007-2010. Member, 2006-2009 and President, 2007, Board of Deacons, Salem Evangelical Church.