Bachelor of Science, University California, San Diego, La Jolla, 1993. Master of Science, University California, San Diego, La Jolla, 1997.
Senior staff scientist Laser Power Corporation, San Diego, 1993—2003. Senior product manager CVI Melles Griot, Carlsbad, 2003—2006. Director business development Daylight Solutions, Poway, since 2006.
Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, International Society for Optical Engineering.
Married Kathryn Vantress, March 22, 1997. Children: Megan, Kevin.