2009-PresentAssociate Vice President for Public Affairs and Government Relations
2006-2009Vice President of Government Affairs, Clarian Health Partners
2000-2006Associate Vice President for Government Relations, Ball State University
1990-2000Indiana State Representative, District 57
1983-2000Attorney, County Office of Family & Children for Shelby, Johnson & Rush Counties
1986-1991Shelbyville City Attorney
1983-1991Town of St. Paul Attorney
1983-2000Partner, Law Firm of Brown, Linder & DePrez
1979-1982Shelby County Prosecuting Attorney
1972-1990Lt. Commander, US Navy Judge Advocate General's Corp.
1973-1975Clerk, Indiana Supreme Court Disciplinary Commission


  • Bachelor of Science, Ball State University
  • JD, Cum Laude, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law