Bachelor, Judson College, Elgin, Illinois, 1997. MM, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois, 2000.
Choral music teacher Rockford Christian Schools, Rockford, Illinois, 1997—2000. Director of music First Baptist Church, Belvidere, 1997—2000. Music teacher Hiawatha CUSD #426, Kirkland, 2000—2002.
Director of worship Covenant Baptist Church, Marengo, since 2000. Music methods instructor Judson College, Elgin, since 2000. Music teacher Rockford Public Sch #205, Rockford, since 2002.
Piano and voice teacher self-employed, Belvidere, Illinois, 1996—2001.
Member of Illinois Music Educators Association, American Choral Directors Association.
Married Karen Elizabeth Nelson, July 29, 2000.