Accountability, Experience, Proven Competence

Juris Doctor, University of Pittsburgh Law School                                                                                         University of Pittsburgh Law Review, Notes & Comments Editor 

Master of Music, College-Conservatory of Music, University of Cincinnati                                                       Full Performance Scholarship

Bachelor of Music Education (BA equivalent)                                                                                                     James Madison University

Advanced training in DNA, Child Abuse/Homicide, Elder Abuse/Exploitation, Computer Crimes against Children

Long-term participation in Child Abuse Prosecutors Coalition and Juvenile Prosecutors Coalition   

Penn State Guest Lecturer for Classes in Juvenile Justice, Legal/EMS and Health Law (Elder Abuse)

Pennsylvania Bar Association
Centre County Bar Association
Virginia State Bar

Admitted to practice:

     Supreme Court of the United States

     Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

     Supreme Court of Virginia (inactive status)

     U.S. District Court for Western District of Pennsylvania

     U.S. District Court for Middle District of Pennsylvania

PA certified Emergency Medical Technician, 1994-Present                                                                           National Registry Certification 1995-2000                                                                            

Affiliate membership, American Guild of Organists