Born Appleton, February 5, 1978; married; 2 children. Graduate St. Mary Central H.S. (Menasha) 1996; B.S. history UW-Oshkosh 2001. Self-employed home builder. Member Wis. Air National Guard since 2003; Iraq War veteran. Member: Valley Homebuilders Assn.; Winnebago Co. Republican Party; Outagamie Co. Repubcan Party; American Legion; AMVETS; VFW.
Elected to Assembly 2006-08; elected to Senate 2014.
Member of Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children, State Council on and State Capitol and Executive Residence Board