Ph.D. in Geography, Oklahoma State University (2007). M.A. in National Security Affairs, Naval Postgraduate School (1992). B.A. in Russian Area Studies, University of Maryland University College (1980).
Originally from Wisconsin, but lived in Oklahoma 18 years prior to moving to Eastman, GA.
Previous position: Lecturer in Aviation Education at OSU-Tulsa. FAA certificates: Airline
Transport Pilot (ATP); Certified Flight Instructor (CFI). Ratings: Multi-engine, instrument, high altitude, and tailwheel. Flight hours: 2,300. 12-year veteran, with service in the Air
Force and the Army, both in military intelligence.