Bachelor, Metropolitan State University, St. Paul, Minnesota, 1994.
Editor-in-chief The Metropolitan, St. Paul, 1992-1994, The Alley, Minneapolis, 1994-1999. Managing editor Seward Profile and Southeast Angle newspapers Triangle Park Creative Inc., since 1999.
Vice-president Twin Cities Neighborhood and Communications Press Association, 1995-1999. Board directors Cooperating Fund Drive, 1997-1999. Commander Viking Squadron, Minnesota Civil Air Patrol, since 1999.
Sergeant United States Air Force Reserve, 1991-1998, 99—. Member Society Professional Journalists, Air Force Sgts. Association, American Legion.
Married Kirby Bauer, February 27, 1999.