Bachelor of Music in Music Education, Bowling Green State University, Ohio, 1998. Master of Music, Arizona State University, Tempe, 2007.
Assistant director bands Harper Woods School District, Michigan, 1998—2000. Director bands department chair Hazel Park School District, Hazel Park, 2000—2003. Director bands Paradise Valley Unified School District, Phoenix, 2003—2005, Marcos de Niza High School, Tempe, 2005—2007.
Executive director conductor Sonic Arts, LLC, Chandler, since 2004. Music arrange, musician secretary Salt River Brass, since 2004. Business development director Focus Music, LLC, Mesa, since 2006.
Solo and ensemble adjudicator Michigan School Band and Orchestra Association, Detroit, 2000. Junior high honor band conductor Higley Unified School District, Higley, Arizona, 2008. Concert band adjudicator Arizona Band and Orchestra Director's Association, Phoenix, since 2003.
Adjunct faculty Mesa Community College, since 2005. Regional horn adjudicator Arizona Music Educators Association, Phoenix, since 2007. Music consultant, clinician Mesa Public School, Arizona, since 2007, Basha High School, Chandler, since 2007, Desert Mountain High School, Scottsdale, since 2008.
Marching band music arranger, clinician Sandra Day O'Connor High School, Phoenix, since 2008. Marching band arranger clinician Thunderbird High School, Phoenix, since 2008. West regional board conductor, 2009.
Steering committee secretary Salt River Brass, Chandler, since 2007. Member of American Society Composers, Authors and Public, Arizona Band and Orchestra Directors Association, Arizona Music Educators Association, Music Educators National Conference.