Bachelor, Mount Marty College, Yankton, South Dakota, 1988. Master of Arts, St. Mary's University, Winona, Minnesota, 2001.
Teacher/campus minister O'Gorman High School, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, 1990—1996. Director campus ministry Mount Marty College, Yankton, since 1996, director residence life/director campus ministry, since 2004.
Vice president Women and Children's Center/Shelter, Yankton, 2001—2005. Member Avera St. Benedict's Hospital, Parkston, since 2004. Member of Association Benedictine Campus Ministers (associate.
Executive director 2002-2005).