Born and raised in Duluth, Minnesota.
Bachelor of Arts, Music and Political Science, University of Minnesota-Duluth, 2010
Doctor of Jurisprudence, J.D. William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul Minnesota, (now known as Mitchell Hamline School of Law), 2103
Texas State Bar in 2014
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas