B.M. Northwestern University. Studies with William Scarlett, Vincent Cichowicz, Luther Didrickson, and Dr. Joyce Davis. Participant National Orchestral Institute College Park, MD 2002. Performances with London Brass, Pyramid Brass Quintet, Steamboat Brass, Elmhurst Symphony, Eastern Music Festival Orchestra, and Eastern Philharmonic. Finalist in the 1996 Eastern Music Festival Concerto Competition, the 1995 National Trumpet Competition and winner in the 1995 Florida International Trumpet Guild Solo Competition. Private brass instruction in Fairfax/Montgomery counties, and faculty member at the International School of Music in Potomac, Md.