- Recipient of Ohm Snow Carving Award – January 29, 2011
- Bachelor of Fine Arts - Sculpture. Michigan State University. 1990
- Master of Fine Arts – Sculpture. Michigan State University. 1993.
1998 - Present
- Self-employed sculptor, primary focus on portrait sculpture. Stay-at-home dad since fall 1998.
1996 - 1997
- Adjunct Instructor 3-D Design – mold-making and foundry, figure sculpting. Oakland Community College.
1992 - 1993
- Teaching Assistant Michigan State University
- Studio Art 114 – 3D Design
- Studio Art 110 – Drawing
- Research Assistant – assistant to foundry and figure sculpting
- Assistant to John Scott foundry workshop (April 1992)