I was born in Agana, Guam in 1964. Both my father and mother were officers in the United States Air Force. I grew up outside of Towson, MD and graduated from Towson Sr. High School. I have a bachelor’s of science degree from Towson University in social science and an MLA graduate degree from Johns Hopkins University. I married Laura Page in June of 2002. We purchased Green Valley Animal Hospital in September of 2003.