Bachelor in political science, Purdue University, 2004. Graduate certified in public affairs, Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis, 2008.
Intern Indiana State Senate, 2004. Indiana Governor fellow, 2004—2005. Deputy press secretary & intern director Democratic caucus Indiana State Senate, 2005—2008.
Press secretary Campaign of Jill Long Thompson for Governor, Indiana, 2008. Lead writer & communications strategist Indiana Association Realtors, 2009—2010. Press secretary to Republican André Carson United States House of Representatives, since 2010.