Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, 2002. Master of Science in biomedical Engineering, University Virginia, Charlottesville, 2004. Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University Virginia, Charlottesville, 2008.
Graduate research assistant University Virginia, 2002—2007. Senior engineer Exponent Failure Analysis Associates, Philadelphia, 2007—2010, consultant, teacher, researcher, 2007—2010. Senior project engineer ECRI Institute Plumouth Meeting, since 2010.
Participant, fundraiser Team Training, Marathon, Charlottesville, 2004. Member of Sigma Xi.
Married Vanessa Marie Wilson. 1 child Jake Cedar.