Bachelor in Economics magna cum laude, University Michigan, 2002. Juris Doctor, University Michigan, 2005.
Member District 72 Michigan House of Representatives, 2009—2010. Member United States Congress from 3rd Michigan District, since 2011, United States House Budget Committee, since 2011, United States House Oversight & Government Reform Committee, since 2011.
Member of National Rifle Association, State Bar Michigan, Right to Life Michigan, Grand Rapids Bar Association, Economic Club of Grand Rapids.
Married Kara Amash; children: Alexander, Anwen, Evelyn.