Associate of Arts, North Iowa Area Community College, Mason City, 1991. Bachelor, University Northern Iowa, 1994. Master of Arts, University Northern Iowa, 1996.
Reporter, KIMT-TV3, Mason City, 1992; reporter, Mason City Globe Gazette, 1993-1994; head boys tennis coach, Northern U. High School, Cedar Falls, Iowa., 1993-1994; sports editor, Northern Iowan, Cedar Falls, 1993-1994; public relations director, United States Table Tennis Association, Colorado Springs, 1995; instructor journalism, U. Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, since 1994. Consultant Arrive Alive, Cedar Falls, 1995.
Member Cedar Falls Public Utility Cable Committee, since 1994. Member Society Professional Journalists, Iowa Communications Association.