Bachelor of Science Aerospace Engineering, University Southern California, 1988. Master of Science Aeronautics, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, 1992. Doctor of Philosophy Engineering Management, Lacrosse University, 2004.
Customer support engineer, pilot Flight Dynamics, Portland, 1992—1998. Manager international space station and advanced vehicles engineering Boeing Human Spaceflight, Palmdale, California, 1998—2001. Center manager, mechanical integration and test Northrop Grumman Space Technology, Redondo Beach, 2001—2004.
Manager senior engineering Raytheon Space Systems, El Segundo, since 2004. Vice president National Management Association, Palmdale, California, 2000—2001. Chairman Northrop Grumman Veterans Group, Redondo Beach, since 2003.
Captain United States Air Force, 1988-1992.
Advisor, teacher Civil Air Patrol, Lancaster, California, 1999—2001. Member National Center for Men - Father's Rights, Portland, Oregon, 1994—1999. Member of American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (vice president 2000-2001).
1 child Aidan;1 child Mitchell.