Ohio Northern University (Bachelor of Arts, with distinction, 1979. Juris Doctor, with distinction, 1986). University of Illinois (Master of Science, 1983).
Phi Kappa Phi.
Willis Society. Member, Ohio Northern University Law Review, 1984-1986. Editor, Ohio Review, 1985-1986.
Working as a partner of BRIMLEY KOSTYO & ELLIOTT. Admitted to the bar, 1986, Ohio and United States. Tax Court; 1987, United States. District Court, Northern District of Ohio.
"Opalko v. Marymount Hospital, Inc.:- Do Minors Have a Cause of Action for Medical Malpractice,” 12 Ohio Northern University Law Review 136 (1985). "Mortgage Foreclosure Sales as Fraudulent Conveyances: Living Under Durrett," 13 Ohio Northern University Law Review 631 (1987). Lecturer, Hazardous Materials Program, University of Findlay, since 1989.
Hancock County and Ohio State (Member, Environmental Law Committee) Bar Associations. Findlay Estate Planning Council.