Bachelor in Journalism, University Oklahoma, 1984. Master of Fine Arts in Screen Writing, American Film Institute, 1991.
Teachers assistant, Tarleton State University, Stephenville, Texas, 1988-1989; writer, associate producer, American Film Institute, Los Angeles, 1989-1991; television animation writer, Gunther-Wahl Prodns.-ABC, Los Angeles, 1992; television animation writer, Ruby/Spears-ABC, Los Angeles, 1993-1994; television writer children's programs, ABC-Greengrass Prodns., Los Angeles, 1993-1994; television writer children's programs, Columbia Broadcasting System-Allegra Films, Los Angeles, 1994; children's programs animation writer, ABC, Los Angeles, 1994; Saturday morning animation writer, Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation Entertainment-ABC, Los Angeles, 1994. Consultant, Texas, 1993.
Member World Wildlife Fund, 1991. Supporter Union Rescue Mission, Los Angeles, 1991, Feed the Children, Oklahoma City, 1994, Habitat for Humanity International, Americus, Georgia, 1994.