• University of Missouri: Master of Science Degree, Healthcare Administration, 2007
  • Michigan State University/Metropolitan Hospital: Residency: Internal Medicine, 1994
  • Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine: Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine, 1991
  • Aquinas College: Bachelor of Science Degree; Major: Biology, Minor: Chemistry, 1987


  • 2004-present: General Geriatric practice; Columbia, MO, St. Louis, MO, Kansas City, MO
  • 2004-2007: Executive Director, MedChoice Medical Group, Audrain Medical Center; Mexico, MO
  • 2000-2001: Emergency Room Physician, Audrain Medical Center; Mexico, MO
  • September 1998-present: Associate Professor Surgery, Emergency Department, University of Missouri Hospitals and Clinics; Columbia, MO
  • July 1994-August 1998: General Internal Medicine practice; Emergency Physicians, Integrated Medical Associates; Greenville, MI
  • 1992-1994: Assistant to the Medical Director, Care Unit of Grand Rapids; Grand Rapids, MI