- Occupation: Associate Justice, State Court of Appeal, 5th District.
- Superior Court Judge, Madera County, 2000-2010.
- Presiding Judge, Madera Superior Court, 2005 and 2006; Superior Court Appellate Division Judge 2001-2006 and 2009-2010.
- Senior Deputy District Attorney 1989-2000, Deputy District Attorney, 1982-1989.
- Certified Specialist in Criminal Law, 1993. Recognized for Outstanding Service by the Board of Legal Specialization, 2004.
- Juris Doctor Degree, University of San Diego, 1981.
- Bachelor of Arts Degree, University of Washington, 1977.