• Education

    • Juris Doctor degree, University of Toledo
    • Bachelor of Arts degree, Hope College
  • Professional Associations and Memberships

    • State Bar of Michigan
    • Federal Bar Association for the Western District of Michigan
    • Ottawa County Bar Association
    • Allegan County Bar Association
    • Pro Bono Program of West Michigan
    • Criminal Defense Attorneys of Michigan
    • Adjunct Faculty of Business Law, Hope College (1992-2003)

    Honors and Awards

    • Martindale-Hubbell Rated BV
    • 100 Best Criminal Defense Attorneys in Michigan
  • Volunteer Associations and Memberships

    • Boys & Girls Club of Greater Holland, founding member
    • Young Life, development chair
    • Holland Little League, founding member
    • West Michigan Officials Association
    • Greater Ottawa County United Way
    • Holland Public Schools Millage Campaign