Grew up in Abilene, Texas, and moved to Dallas in 1985. Was a three-time all-state player and won two state championships with Highland Park High from 1986-1990.
Graduated from University of Texas in 1996 with a degree in Psychology and Business Foundations. Went to work in Dallas for a commercial real-estate firm working as an analyst for office, retail and industrial acquisitions and development, as well as golf course management and development.
Recently began designing golf courses in Texas.
Enjoys spending time with friends and family.