Doctor of Philosophy, University Kansas, Lawrence, 2005.
2nd vice president Northern Trust Company, Chicago, 1987—1989. President D-TWO Marketing Communications, Lincolnwood, 1989—1993. Assistant director communications Jim Slattery Governor, Topeka, 1993—1994.
Graduate teaching assistant University Kansas, 1995—2000, senior instructor, humanities and western civilization program, 2000—2003, assistant director, humanities and western civilization program, 2003—2007. Assistant professor Angelo State University, Texas, 2007.
Member economic restructuring committee Downtown San Angelo, Inc., 2007. Member of Pennsylvania History Association, American History Association, Organization American Historians, Omohundro Center Early American History and Culture.
Married Carol Honeyman Dewar.