Bachelor of Music in Education, Indiana University, 1986. Master of Music, Indiana University, 1989.
Teacher instrumental music Pasadena (California) Unified School District, since 1987. French horn performer Fresno (California) Philharmonic, since 1999. Freelance musician various Los Angeles area orchestras, since 1987.
Horn instructor Pasadena City College, 2000—2004. Creator Eliot Middle School Jazz Band, since 1991.
Volunteer Lake Avenue Church, Pasadena, 1983—2005. Director performing groups Altadena (California) Arts Council, 2003—2005. Precinct worker national elections 2000 and 2004 Pasadena, 2000—2004.
Member of National Education Association (associate. Local site representative 2003-2005), International Horn Society (associate), American Federation of Musicians (associate), Music Educators' National Conference (associate), Southern California School Band and Orchestra Association (associate).