Graduate, Williston High School, 1999. Graduate, University of North Dakota, 2003. J.D. degree from University of North Dakota School of Law, 2006. Law Clerk to N.D. Chief Justice Gerald VandeWalle, 2006-2007. Law Clerk to U.S. District Judge Ralph Erickson, 2007-2009. In private legal practice, Williston, 2009-2013. Assistant State's Attorney for Williams County, 2013-2015. Appointed District Judge in 2015; elected 2018.