Associate of Arts, Okaloosa-Walton Community College, 1999. Bachelor, University West Florida, 2001. Master of Arts, University West Florida, 2003.
Graduate assistant University West Florida, Pensacola, 2000—2002. Instructor english language & composition Fort Walton Beach High School, since 2001.
Educational advisor The Thoreau Society, since 2004. Reader Educational Testing Service, since 2005, Pearson Educational Movement, since 2005. Treasurer Montessori Learning Center, Fort Walton Beach, 1998—1999.
Member of Federal Energy Administration, National Education Association, Modern Language Association, Oklahoma County Education Association, AFT, National Council Teachers English, Thoreau Society, Professional Educators Network Florida, International Conference Romanticism, Phi Kappa Phi, Tau Kappa Epsilon (secretary 1991-1992, Top New Member 1991).
Married Melissa Anne Mark, March 7, 1993. 1 child Hillary Laine.