- Graduate of San Jose State University with a major in Public Relations.
- 30+ years domestic and international sales and marketing experience.
- Co-Founder of Northern California's largest foodservice brokerage company.
- Appointed and managed the initial international distribution network for two US golf companies, Alien Golf and Adams Golf.
- World traveler. Has traveled to all seven continents, visited 88 countries and all 50 US states.
- Member of the United States Golf Association, the Arkansas Golf Association, and the eight courses in Hot Springs Village, Arkansas.