University of Utah (Bachelor of Science, 1980). Brigham Young University (Juris Doctor, 1983). Note and Comment Editor, Brigham Young University Law Review, 1982-1983.
Caseworker, research assistant to Republican Dan Marriott, United States Congress, 1980. Attorney Ray, Quinney & Nebeker, 1983-1990. Deputy chief of staff to Governor Norman H. Bangerter State of Utah, 1990-1992.
Corporate Counsel Novell, Inc., 1993-1994. Member United States Congress from 2nd Utah District, Washington, 1995-1997. Attorney Smith & Glauser, Salt Lake City, since 1998.
Chair Utah Republican Party, 2007.
Utah State Bar; American Bar Association.
Married Joe Waldholtz (divorced).