I studied at Southern Illinois University for photojournalism. I'm based in Chicago and have worked with variety of publications, design firms, corporations and advertising clients. I worked full time with Crain Chicago Business as their main photographer from1996 to 2003. In 2003, I was awarded the Peter Lisagor Award for Photojournalism Excellence. My clients have ranged from BusinessWeek, Forbes, Follett of Higher Learning, Blue Cross Blue Shield,BlackWell Consulting, First Health, Harley Davidson and Apple.