"We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give." - Winston Churchill

Court/Bar Admissions

U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin


J.D., 1994, Hamline University Law School
B.A., 1991, St. Olaf College

Honors and Affiliations

State Bar of Wisconsin
La Crosse County Bar
Holmen Area Civic and Commerce Association
American Jurisprudence Award
International Law President's Award
President's Award, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater La Crosse
Marty Stein Outstanding Board Volunteer Award, Boys and Girls Clubs of America, Wisconsin Area Council
2012 Wall of Fame, Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater La Crosse

Community Service

FAIR (Foundation Against Intolerance & Racism) Western Wisconsin Chapter Co-Leader
Big Brothers Big Sisters
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater La Crosse (Past President)
Coulee Recovery Center
Great Rivers United Way
Holmen Area Partnership for Youth
Holmen Lutheran Church Service Committee
Holmen School Board Policy Committee
Junior Achievement Instructor
State Bar of Wisconsin Family Law Board
Wisconsin High School Mock Trial Regional Coordinator