Legal Experience — 30+ years

  • Skagit elected Prosecutor
  • Assistant Chief Deputy Prosecutor
  • Court Arbitrator
  • Private practice in criminal and civil law, including estate planning, personal injury, commercial disputes, real estate and appeals

Other Professional Experience:

  • Candidate for Judge, WA Ct. Appeals, 2018
  • Seminar speaker,civil forfeiture & profiteering
  • Trust/investment officer
  • Admitted to practice in US District Court and Oregon
  • Domestic violence task force
  • Member, Washington Assoc. of Prosecuting Attorneys.


  • Law and MBA, Willamette University; B.A., Plattsburgh State.

Community Service:

  • YMCA, President/board member
  • Literacy volunteer
  • Big Brothers
  • Law Instructor, Skagit Valley College
  • Indigent Defense Counsel, Skagit County
  • Student moot court
  • Chair, Skagit Law and Justice Council.