Bachelor in Political Science, Mary Baldwin College, Staunton, Virginia, 2000. Master of Arts in Political Science, American University, Washington, 2002.
Deputy director political affairs Kimball Stroud & Associate, Inc., Washington. Press. secretary to Representative Robert Wexler United States House of Representatives, 2003—2004, communications director to Representative Robert Wexler, 2004—2007, communications director, Commission Security & Cooperation in Europe, 2007—2009, chief of staff to Representative Alcee Hastings, since 2009. Director external relations for digital television transition National Association Broadcasters, 2007.