Married, two children.
MS Entomology, University of Nebraska at Lincoln;
BA Biological Sciences, Calif State University at Fresno;
California Clear Single-subject Teaching Credential, Biological Science, Calif State University at Fresno
Cross-cultural Language and Academic D;evelopment Certification, Stanford University.
Guitarist for 31 years, volleyball, and tennis for hobbies. Board member for Christian Youth Theater in Santa Cruz.