Associate of Arts, Brevard Community College, Melbourne, Florida, 1985. Bachelor in Communications, University Central Florida, Orlando, 1997.
Director communications Episcopal Diocese of Central Florida, Winter Park, Florida, 1985-1988. Production assistant WCPX-television, Orlando, 1987. Communications coordinator Cathedral Church of St. Luke, 1988-1993.
Manager of corporation communications Kissimmee (Florida) Utility Authority, since 1993. Section chair American Public Power Association, Washington, 1998-1900. Committee chair Florida Municipal Electric Association, Tallahassee, Florida, 1999-1901.
Past chairman Leadership Osceola County Task Force, Kissimmee, Florida, 1997. Campaign chairman Heart of Florida United Way, Orlando, Florida, 1999. Member American Public Power Association (communications chair 1998-2000, section chair-elect 2000-2001), Florida Public Relations Association (chair-elect since 2001).
Married Laura King Gent, July 31, 1993. Children: Matthew, Meghan, Madison.