Bachelor of Journalism, University Georgia, 1989. Master of Journalism, University Georgia, 1992.
Writer Surger Magazine, Dana Point, California, 1989-1998, online editor, surf report editor, 1995-1999. Writer Esquire Magazine United Kingdom, London, 1992-1996, Velo News Magazine, Boulder, Colorado, 1993-1995, Bike Magazine, Dana Point, 1993-1998, Sports Afield Magazine, New York City, 1994-1995. Writer, reporter New York Times, 1994-1995.
International coordinator Esquire Magazine, New York City, 1993, writer, editorial coordinator, 1992.
Volunteer, media advisor Surfrider Foundation, San Clemente, California, 1997-1998.