Born in 1973 in Fargo, North Dakota. BS, MSUM; JD, UND School of Law, 1999. Law Clerk, North Dakota Supreme Court Justice Carol Kapsner, 1999 to 2000. Assistant North Dakota Attorney General, 2000 to 2003. Assistant Cass County State’s Attorney, 2004 to 2020. Elected District Judge in 2020.