Bachelor of Science in Journalism, University Kansas, 1990. Master of Business Administration, Baker University, 1997.
Video production coordinator Fortis Benefits Insurance, Kansas City, Missouri, 1990-1994. Media manager IBT, Inc., Merriam, Kansas, since 1994. Freelance production specialist, since 1988.
Guest speaker Kansas University School Journalism, since 1990. Advisory board member Westport High School, Kansas City, 1992-1995. Communications consultant Fortis Benefits Insurance, Kansas City, 1995.
Active Knox Presbyterian Church, Overland Park, Kansas, since 1993. Member International television Association (president Kansas chapter 1993-1994).
Married Lisa Marie Smith, September 1, 1990. 1 child, Kelsey Noel.