MFA, Fresno State University, Fresno, CA. BA, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA.
Adjunct Instructor, Napa Valley College, Napa, CA; Fresno City College, Fresno, CA. Teaching Associate, Fresno State University. Therapeutic Learning Coach and Director of Assessments, The Speech and Learning Coach, Arroyo Grande, CA.
Philip Levine Scholarship, 2012. Fisher Family Scholarship, 2012. Honorable Mention, Academy of American Poets Contest, 2011.
Published in Aquirelle, Glassworks, Canyon Voices, Foothill: A Journal of Poetry, Mud Season Review, and Gravel.
Editorial Board Member, Philip Levine Prize in Poetry, 2014, 2013.