Bachelor, Colorado State University, 1997. Juris Doctor, University Colorado, 2001.
Communications director to Senator Wayne Allard, United States Senate, Washington, 2001—2002, legislative director, 2002—2005. Farm equipment dealer, 1997—1998, 2005—2011. Member District 63 Colorado House of Representatives, Denver, 2007—2011, minority whip, 2007—2011.
Member United States Congress from 4th Colorado District, Washington, since 2011, United States House Energy & Commerce Committee, Washington, since 2011.
Married Jamie Gardner. 1 child Alyson.