Attended, Sommerville College, Oxford University, 1991. Bachelor of Science in Economics, St. Bonaventure University, New York, 1992. Master of Arts in Public Administration, Webster University, St. Louis, 1996.
Master of Arts in Business, Webster University, St. Louis, 1996.
Legislation aide Ohio House of Representatives, 1992—1994, member District 57, 2001—2003, member District 61, 2003—2006. Member District 33 Ohio State Senate, 2007—2008. Member United States Congress from 16th Ohio District, 2009—2011, United States House Agricultural Committee, 2009—2011, United States House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee, 2009—2011.
Semi-professional baseball player Portsmouth Explorers, 1992. Lieutenant colonel United States Air Force, 1994-1998, Kosovo & Bosnia, Iraq, Little Rock Air Force Base, major Ohio Air National Guard, since 1998.
Member Mahoning County Veterans, Mahoning County Farm Bureau, Carroll County Democratic Club, Alliance Area Democratic Club, St. Paul the Apostle Church. Member of Knights of Columbus, Ohio National Guard Association, Youngstown State University Alumni Association, American Legion.
Married Stacey Kennedy-Boccieri. 3 children.