Born and raised in Northern California. BS and MBA from University of the Pacific in Stockton, CA. Moved to Dallas Texas 12 years ago, relocated with AT&T (been with them 17 years now). Started endurance sports in 2003, first with half marathon with Team in Training/Leukemia Society, then Olympic Tri, then Half Iron, then full Ironman between 2004 and 2006. Been USAT Coach since 2009 and started coaching with DFW Tri Club earlier this year.
"Short fat little kid" to multi-ironman over the last 10 years. Heading into 11th triathlon season. Completed six Ironman and dozens of half-Ironman, Olympics and sprint triathlons. Still searching for the "perfect" race. USA Triathlon-certified and Road Runners Club of America-certified coach. 2015 TriBike Transport Ambassador team member