Born and Raised: Champaign-Urbana, Illinois.
Alma Mater and Major: Eastern Illinois University; B.A. in English, M.A. in English: Ave Maria School of Law, J.D.
My favorite things about Ave Maria University: daily immersion in a beautiful Catholic Community; conversations with the world-class faculty members at the town café, pub, restaurants and other town gatherings.
Hobbies and Activities: Being a husband and father takes up nearly all my free time. However, I also enjoy reading, politics, writing and recording music, swimming, and scuba diving.
Favorite Book and Movie: A Man for All Seasons; the Original Rocky Film.