Bachelor of Science, University Georgia, 2000. Juris Doctor University Alabama School Law, 2005.
Legislative correspondent to Senator Richard Shelby United States Senate. Staff member Office Legislative Affairs United States Department Defense, 2009—2010. Military legislative assistant to Republican Jeff Miller United States House of Representatives, 2010—2011, chief of staff to Republican Black Farenthold Washington, since 2011.
2nd lieutenant United States Marine Corps, 2002, service in Iraq theater with 3rd Battalion, 6th Marines and with 2nd Battalion, 2nd Marines, Al Qa'im, Iraq and Rawah, Iraq United States Marine Corps, 2007-2008.