40 Under 40, Midwest Energy News (2016) 40 Under 40, Grand Rapids Business Journal (2014) 40 Under 40, Traverse City Business News (2010)
Recognized by both the Traverse City Business News and the Grand Rapids Business Journal as part of annual "40 Under 40" classes. Worked on regulatory and finance issues at a leading global law firm, including advising on three Project Finance Magazine "Deals of the Year." Lifetime 100% pro-environment voting record from the Michigan League of Conservation Voters. Honored with 2011 Milliken New Generation Leadership Award by the Michigan Land Use Institute (now Groundwork Center for Resilient Communities).
Reason for Seeking Public Office:
I'm running for State Representative to again give local people a voice, a seat at the table. We need a Representative who listens to the people of Northwest Michigan and can be effective in Lansing on their behalf.