Born Green Bay; married, twin daughters. Graduate Ashwaubenon H.S. 1991; BBA St. Norbert College 1995; MBA Cardinal Stritch University 2004. Former city clerk of Green Bay; foreign service, U.S. State Department; international election observer; chief of staff for mayor of Green Bay; deputy chief of staff to Cong. Mark Green; staff assistant to state senator Robert Cowles; former small business owner. Member: Brown Co. Taxpayers Assn.; Whitetails Unlimited; Ruffed Grouse; Ducks Unlimited. Former member: Wis. Municipal Clerks Assn.; Project Vote; On Broadway. Recipient: Legislator of the Year Award; Freshman Legislator Leadership Award; Working Wisconsin Award; Defender of Liberty Award; Named as Future 15.
Elected to Assembly 2010; reelected 2012.