Education & Admissions

  • University of Maryland School of Law, JD, cum laude,
  • University of Maryland Baltimore County, B.A., magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa
  • Maryland, 2007 
  • U.S. District Court, District of Maryland, 2007

Honors & Awards

  • Named one of “Howard County’s Finest Under 39” by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation in 2012
  • Graduate of Howard County Leadership Premier, Class of 2016
  • Graduate of Leadership Howard County Leadership Essentials, 2009
  • Business Advocate of the Year, Howard County Chamber 2018



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