1980, South Dakota; 1981, U.S. District Court, District of South Dakota; 1998, North Dakota
University of South Dakota, J.D., 1980
Law School Graduation Year
South Dakota State University, B.S., with high honors, 1977
American Bar Association (Member, Construction Industry Forum Committee); South Dakota Trial Lawyers Association; American Arbitration Association (Member, National Panel of Construction and Commercial Arbitrators); Christian Legal Society.
Law Clerk to U.S. District Judge Don Porter, 1980-1981. Associate General Counsel, Super 8 Motels, Inc., 1987-1993. Member, South Dakota Board of Bar Examiners, 1996—.