Born: Fort Pierce, Florida, April 5, 1950
Practice Areas: Administrative Law; Education Law; Government Law; Zoning, Planning and Land Use
Admitted: 1976, Florida, U.S. District Court, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida and U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia, Fifth, Eighth, Ninth, Tenth and Eleventh Circuits; 1987, U.S. Supreme Court
Education: Georgia Institute of Technology (B.I.E., 1973); University of Florida (J.D., with honors, 1976)
Bar Association Memberships: Saint Lucie County and American Bar Associations; The Florida Bar; Florida School Board Attorneys’ Association; National School Boards Association Council of School
Biography: Attorney, Interstate Commerce Commission, Washington, D.C., 1976-1982. County Attorney, St. Lucie County, Florida, 1982-1984. Board Attorney, School Board of St. Lucie County, Florida, 1987-. Interim Board Attorney, School Board of Martin County, Florida, 1997 and 2003. District Counsel, St. Lucie West Services District, 1990.
Certifications: Board Certified Specialist in Education Law, The Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education.