About Me

My background

I grew up in Illinois but have raised  most of my family in NY State since 2004. I practice Oral Surgery and am active in advocating my views on the opioid crisis.

My top issues are job creation, opioid issues, military readiness and education and energy policy

My top issues

My main focus is on better domestic jobs and renewal of manufacturing; a better clean energy policy; much more affordable and quality healthcare; maintaining a strong military but advocating for stronger world alliances.

My involvement

I have been a local activist as well as advocating for changes in our national healthcare system for years. I have also been involved in the clean energy movement as well. I served  6 years active duty Army non-combat.