Bachelor in Arts, Communications, U. Arizona, 1982; Juris Doctor, U. Arizona, 1988.
Legal access attorney, Department of Corrections, Canon City, Colorado, 1991-1992; criminal law attorney, Law Firm of Ronald Lee Amidei, Walsenburg, Colorado, 1991-1992; trial attorney, Law Firm of Ronald Lee Amidei, Canon City, Colorado, since 1991. Founder, director The Prisoners Advisory, Ltd., since 1992.
Member American Bar Association, Colorado Bar Association (Trial Lawyer of Year 1992), American Trial Lawyers Association, National Association Criminal Defense Lawyers, NLG.
Married Susan Marie Romero, October 16, 1985 (divorced January 1992).