|Admitted: 1983, North Dakota and U.S. District Court, District of North Dakota; 1984, New Mexico; 1985, U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico and U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit; 2011, Pueblo of Isleta|
Law School: University of North Dakota, J.D., 1982
College: Southern Methodist University; University of North Dakota, B.S.B.A., Marketing, cum laude, 1978
Member: Albuquerque and American Bar Associations; State Bar of New Mexico.
Biography: Order of the Barristers. Member, National Moot Court Team, 1982. Member, North Dakota Law Review, 1980-1982. Judicial Law Clerk to Justice Vernon R. Pederson, North Dakota Supreme Court, Bismarck, North Dakota, 1982-1983. Author, "Elections - Denial of Reduced Postal Rates to Minor and New Political Parties Constitutes a Violation of the First and Fourteenth Amendments," 58 N.D.L.Rev. 479 (1981). Frequent Lecturer on Employment Law. President and Member, Board of Directors, YWCA, 1992-1996. Member, Board of Directors, Friends of the Albuquerque Aquarium and Botanic Garden, 1999-2005. Member, Board of Directors, ACCION New Mexico, 2007-.
Born: Burbank, California