Bachelor in Political Science, Seton Hall University, New Jersey. Juris Doctor, Seton Hall University. Master of Arts in Liberal Studies in American Studies, Columbia University.
Member Monmouth County Environmental Council, 1999—2001. Member planning board Wall Township, 2001—2002. Member District 11 New Jersey General Assembly, 2002—2007, assistant whip, 2004—2007.
Member District 11 New Jersey State Senate, since 2008, member health, human services and senior citizens committee, member transportation committee. Attorney Campbell, Foley, Lee, Murphy & Cernigliaro.