Graduated 1989 with Honors from University of MD, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery. Served 6 years active duty as Naval Dental Officer, stationed in Orlando FL at boot camp the first year, Okinawa Japan for 3 years attached to the Fleet Marine Force and the last 2 years as the hospital dentist in Jacksonville, FL
Married for 26 years with 3 kids who are all in college.
Active in local, state and national dental associations. Currently serving on the Pennsylvania Dental Assoc board of trustees, representing 871 dentists in the 10 counties around Harrisburg.