Bachelor of Science in Biology, Brooklyn College. Doctor of Dental Surgery, New York University.
Member New Jersey Economic Development Authority, 1998—2001, Morris County Board Freeholders, 1999—2001. Member District 26 New Jersey General Assembly, 2001—2007, appropriations officer, 2004—2007. Member District 26 New Jersey State Senate, since 2008, member budget and appropriations committee, member labor committee.