Associate degree in architectural technology and a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the University of Toledo.
Coached a little league baseball team called McDonalds in Fishkill. During the span from 1985 to 1987 we won two little league championships. As the fraternity’s education director, we initiated Project Thunder, a mentoring program designed to help young people with their life skills. This program provides tutors and has a goal to help middle and high school children pass the New York State Assessment and Regents Test.
An active community advocate for the taxpayers, I was elected to the Poughkeepsie School Board in 2006 and served 12 years. Currently I have been serving as a Dutchess County Legislator of the 9th District in the City of Poughkeepsie since 2016.