- Born Madison, Wisconsin, March 15, 1972; married; 2 children.
- Attended Augusta High School; Chippewa Valley Technical College; UW–Milwaukee.
- Founder and CEO, language translation company. Small business owner. Coached youth football for 7 years.
- Member: UW–River Falls Foundation Board; UW–River Falls Chancellor’s Advisory Committee; Rotary.
- Former member: Board of WI Department of Workforce Development.
- Elected to Assembly since 2016.