- B.S., University of Colorado, 1997
- M.B.A., University of Phoenix, 2002
Awards, recognition and honors
Champion or Reserve Champion five times at Winter Equestrian Festival in Palm Beach, Florida, 2008; Third Place Circuit Champion at Winter Equestrian Festival Palm Beach, Florida, 2005; North Florida Hunter Jumper Association year end champion, 1992-1993; HITS Circuit Champion, Ocala, Florida, 1992; Junior Hunter and First Year Green Hunter Champion at Winter Equestrian Champion in Palm Beach, Florida, 1985; United States Equestrian Hunter Jumper Association Green Pony Champion, 1984; Large Pony Champion Hampton Classic, 1982; Champion at the following shows: Hampton Classic, Lake Placid, HITS, Tampa, Atlanta, Aiken, Camden, Palm Beach, Hamptons, Blowing Rock, Asheville, Jacksonville, and Tryon.
Equestrian management, Bristol Bay LLC, Galloway, Ohio; equestrian instructor, Denver and Boulder, Colorado