Hometown: Winnetka, Illinois
B.A., Loyola Marymount University, 1996
Fiction and poetry in the LA Miscellaney; fiction in Carve Magazine.
Finalist, 2002 Raymond Carver Short Story Award Competition. Georgia P. Albright Merit Award in Literature, National Society of Arts and Letters (Bloomington chapter), 2001. Roy Battenhouse Memorial Award, National Society of Arts and Letters (Bloomington chapter), 2000.
Current Position: Visiting Assistant Professor, Creative Writing and Literature, Drake University.